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Routes in Crescent Crack Buttress

3 Amigos T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
A Kat That Grumps T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Back to My Roots T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
C.P.O.S. T 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Closet Lycra T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Crack in the Woods T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Crank in the Woods S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Crescent Crack T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Crescent Crack Direct Variation T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Final Link T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Great Chockstone, The T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Grunting Gringos T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Hand Jive T 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
If Looks Could Kill S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a R
Interplanetary Voyage T 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Journey to the Moon T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
Kutcorner T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Lazarus T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Less Than Zero T 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Lunge or Plunge T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Mexican Crack T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Missing Link T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R
Multiplicity S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
No Jive Arete S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Paraplegic Ward T,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a A0
Razor's Edge S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Ross Connection, The T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R
Ross Route, The T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13
Rotert's Rooter T 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Short Corner T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Slam, Jam, Thank You Ma'am T 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a PG13
Unknown left T,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Unknown right S,TR 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
Waterslide S 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Who's On First S,TR 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Type: Sport, 60 ft
FA: Neil Glad 1987
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Shared By: Nathan Fisher on Dec 15, 2004
Admins: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Gate Buttress Area Recreational Lease: Climbs on Church Buttress above vault remain closed Details

Description

Just east of Crescent Crack the climb is a face with two bolted lines, this is the left line. Very thin friction is the story here. Continuous, and thin. The 1st bolt is high and not easy climbing. There is 1 nice chickenhead on the entire route. Enjoy!!!

Protection

4 draws for the climb and chains at the top.

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Crag Turkey
Holladay, UT
 
Crag Turkey   Holladay, UT
 
Really cool micro edges throughout this climb. worth checking out if you're feeling up for a good flail (or send) on your way down from CC or if there is a lot of parties around the buttress. Oct 4, 2017
John Steiger  
 
Start was too scary for me, so I top-roped it. If this route were rehearsed on TR before bolting, and at least one of the bolts was put in on rap, seems a bit contrived to have placed the first bolt high enough to risk a broken ankle. Really good slab climbing otherwise, maybe the best in the Crescent Crack area. May 28, 2010
zoso
 
zoso  
 
Neil told me he did a lot of wandering to get that 1st clip on lead.
Great route. Dec 9, 2009
Barry52  
My good friend, Neil Glad, put this route up. He called it "If Looks Could Kill" because he put a bolt in on rappel, while two other climbers "looked-on." If looks could've killed. He had top-roped this route before the bolts went in. Dec 9, 2009
d-know
electric lady land
  5.11d
d-know   electric lady land
  5.11d
cool conditions and head might be useful on this one. Jan 25, 2006