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Eight-Mile Buttress, Lower  
Eight-Mile Buttress, Middle 

Eight-mile Buttresses Rock Climbing 


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Location: 47.55535, -120.76237 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Jon Nelson on Sep 16, 2015
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Description 

Rock buttresses on the hill across the road from Eight Mile Campground.

Getting There 

Drive to the turnoff for Eight Mile Campground, but continue along Icicle Creek for another 200-300 yards. Park at the largest pullout on the right side of the road.

Climbing Season

For the Eight Mile Area area.

Weather station 6.7 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',2],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Eight-mile Buttresses

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Eight-mile Buttresses:
The Tree Route   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 3 pitches, 500'   Eight-Mile Buttress, Lower
Stump Route   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 4 pitches   Eight-Mile Buttress, Middle
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Featured Route For Eight-mile Buttresses
Rock Climbing Photo: Pitch 2 start.  (Geoff G)

Mr Tremendous 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Washington : Central-East Cascades, Wena... : ... : Eight-Mile Buttress, Lower
This route is tremendous.Some great slab climbingThere is some route finding, trending right past a couple of bolts, traverse more left up a ramp to a corner where you may be lured into a right facing corner with a fixed pin (10d), pass more to the right side staying on the face, make some steep face moves up an arrete to a belay. Or I have also stayed on the right side of the arete using a nice finger crack till you come to more bolts with thin face crux getting to anchor.1st pitch is about 115...[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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