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Routes in MBA Buttress

Adrenalyzer T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b X
Bad Manners T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Brain Cloud aka Shadow Arete S,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Brain Dead Ted TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Broken Arrow S,TR 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Cliff Hanger S 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Dan's Line aka Restless Heart S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Dan's Manners S 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
Fatal Attraction T 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c X
Feeding Frenzy S 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Good Man Dan S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
How Rebolting aka Butt Crack T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Left Behind T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Major Bolt Achievement (MBA) S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Mandela aka Leaning Pillar T 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Milk Dud, The T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a V-easy 3
Mini Me S 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Minor Trad Achievement T 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
Mournful Mullet T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Nader T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
No Manners aka Hodat T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
Oblivious T,TR 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Over The Top aka Unknown bolt line S 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Shadow of a Hangdog (aka Fat Fingers) T,TR 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Shark Attack! or Shark Infested Waters T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Sick Minds Think Alike T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Spike S 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Stoney Middleton T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Table Manners S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Twenty Something Arete T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b V0- 4- R
Wazup? aka Buchanan T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Type: Trad
FA: Tod Anderson
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Shared By: Mark Roth on Dec 11, 2009
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

Luckily this fun crack was spared from the bolting frenzy. This is one of the many reasons to drag some gear up the hill....

Location

Look for the first bolted route left of MBA. Follow the first 3 bolts until you reach the super steep crack that goes up and right. At the top, it's easy to get to the Feeding Frenzy anchors.

Protection

"I think we're gonna need a bigger boat!?!?" and a standard rack. It has a shared anchor with Feeding Frenzy.

Per evan h: with permission of the FA, there are now two new stainless steel anchor bolts as of June, 2015.
evan h
Denver, CO
evan h   Denver, CO
With the permission of Tod Anderson, I added a 2-bolt stainless steel anchor to the top of this route yesterday. I found it a worthy route, especially if you're looking to push things a bit on gear at NTM. Unfortunately, using the anchors of nearby routes created pretty bad rope grinding scenarios when lowering and made it nearly impossible to clean on the rappel/lower. The new hardware should alleviate these problems. Jun 11, 2015
Kevin Gillest
Arvada, CO
  5.10d
Kevin Gillest   Arvada, CO
  5.10d
4 bolts to solid gear:
-#3 orange Metolius cam
-med. Stopper/nut
-#2 gold BD Cam
-#1 red BD Cam
-used Feeding Frenzy anchors. Jan 18, 2015
Joshua Darnell
Westminster, Colorado
Joshua Darnell   Westminster, Colorado
Got on this route today with Kevin Gillest. Tricky face climbing on the first half of Feeding Frenzy will take you to the crack. A couple committing moves to gain the arĂȘte, and you finish on solid jams. Good climb if you're in the area with a rack and looking to lead some tricky TM gear routes. First time I have climbed this route in 15 years of going to TM. Props to KG for putting up the lead. Jan 18, 2015