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Eight-mile Buttresses

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

Eight-mile Buttresses Rock Climbing 

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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 7.0 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

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