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Adam Kopley Memorial Route T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Anonymous Flake Right T,TR 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
Arêtetrifying S 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a PG13
Arêtetrifying Right T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Ass Cannibal T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Bulge, The S 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Buzzard Guts T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Cortez the Killer S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Failure to Communicate S 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Half and Half S 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
Kimberly T,S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Like a Hurricane T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Melungian Brotherhood S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Obscure Adventure T,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Prajapati S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Pulp Friction T 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Raising Arizona S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Rather be Sk8boarding T,S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Three Amigos T 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Three Amigos Direct T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Three Amigos Double Direct T 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Unknown 1 T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Zig Zag T 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a
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Type: Trad, 700 ft, 5 pitches, Grade II
FA: Westman & Graver
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Shared By: Keegan Dimmick on Jun 7, 2009
Admins: Aaron Parlier, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones

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Description [Edit]

This a traverse of the entire Buzzard Rocks cliff face. Climb to the bolt on Anonymous Flake and begin trending left. You follow a system of cracks and ledges most of the way, encountering a few awkward moves along the way. Most of the climbing is in the 5.4 range. We set up easy belay stances and trees the entire way. The route ends when you top out on Three Amigos.

Location [Edit]

Hike to Buzzard rocks and start traversing.

Protection [Edit]

Just bring your trad rack. You'll clip a few bolts along the way, but anything from small stoppers to BD #3 cams will work.

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Colin Dandridge   Golden
Did three pitches, got to intense part around a buldge where my climber took a whip on a BD 00. caught him but we retreated into the cold dark..NEXT time Feb 8, 2015
Which way does the traverse start from Jan 28, 2017

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