9. Chimney Buttress Rock Climbing
X, Y, & Z.
15 routes or so line this large buttress. The climbing ranges from 5.6 to 5.11. A number of routes exist behind the buttress as well, but since this is also the approach gully it is probably best to avoid them on busy days.
The easiest approach as per Saturday Buttress
. Once you reach the base of Saturday Buttress
you have two options for reaching the top. The first is to climb the approach gully of Saturday Buttress
and continue along the top to this buttress. The second option is to continue along the cliff line to the base of the buttress. The approach is an easy scramble between Everyday Buttress
and Chimney Buttress
. Scramble up large broken rocks to a narrow passage heading to the right behind the buttress.
Weather station 2.3 miles from here
12 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in 9. Chimney Buttress
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for 9. Chimney Buttress:
X 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Poika 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c TR
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