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Routes in East Buttress

Adagio T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Adam's Rib T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Beyond The Abyss S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Block Party S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Chestnut T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Fun Park S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Goldrush S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Moondance S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Neve's Cling On S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Northern Lights T,S 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Powder in the Sky T 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13
Rumble in the Jungle S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Say Goodbye To Hollywood T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R
Slot Right Step Left T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Slot, The T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Sugar Mama T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R
Tap Dancing T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Yellow Latex Blues S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Yorkey's Crumpet T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Type: Sport, 80 ft
FA: Henry Barber, Charlie Fowler (on gear!)
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Shared By: Tristan Perry on Aug 30, 2007
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

This is another great sport route! Block Party starts on big jugs, which vanish completely beneath a smooth, vertical headwall. The crux couldn't be more obvious. Pull down on small crimps and try to find purchase for your feet, then trend up and right on broken ground. This is a good route for those who boulder a lot.

Apparently, this route was boldly put up on gear by legends Henry Barber and Charlie Fowler; bolts were added later by Antoine Savelli. The route is quite popular in its present condition. For those craving a scarefest, the nearby route Pine Box (next climb to the left) should deliver, at 5.10+ R.

Location

This is directly under Goldrush.

Protection

Quickdraws, 6 bolts.

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Ross Perrot
Telluride
  5.10d
Ross Perrot   Telluride
  5.10d
Awesome crux moves. Hold it together after the 4th bolt...some big runouts between the bolts up high. Caution on the blocks leading up to the anchors...it's 25-30+ feet to the anchors after the last bolt on easy terrain. Aug 16, 2016

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