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Baby Buttress Rock Climbing 

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Location: 38.99083, -113.3897 View Map  Incorrect?
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This is the shorter east facing cliff just north of Quartermoon Tower. The wall is slightly recessed and requires a couple more feet of hiking. Features a handful of moderate routes on ledgy terrain.

Getting There 

Park as for quartermoon tower or just south of the main bouldering area. Faint trails take you to the base.

Climbing Season

For the Ibex area.

Weather station 20.0 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

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Rock Climbing Photo: Baby Buttress on the right in the shade.

Too Cool For School 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  Utah : West Desert : ... : Baby Buttress
P1 (5.7) Start in the corner near Learning To Walk and veer towards Quartermoon Tower into a short cruxy stemming section. Pull over to a two bolt anchor.P2 (5.7) Follow bolts up and left passing several ledges. Ends at another two bolt anchor.P3 (5.7+) Climb into a groove/chimney with bolts on the right face ending in some tricky face moves. Finishes at another ledge with a two bolt anchor.P4 (5.6) Make a few face moves to end at a sloping belay spot with a two bolt anchor.P5 (5.6) Mantle up on...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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By Scott Forrester
May 31, 2016
Got rained off the 5.7 on 5/28/16 in this area and left a couple draws with lockers at the anchor. Came back the next day and they were gone. If you've got them and want to send them back to me please DM, thanks!

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