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Back to the Primitive T 
Boving Reflection T 
Easter Island T 
Jumanji T 
Lollipop T 
Lost World, The T 
Làjiāo T 
Raven (MeiYouLe variation), The T 
Raven, The T 
Saving Face T 
Seed to a Tree T 
Through the Looking Glass T 
Truffula Tree T 
Truffula Tree (the Lorax variation) T 

Primitive Buttress Rock Climbing 

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Juanna high on back to the primitive. 11- traverse...


This area incorporates both Primitive South and Primitive North, separated by the Pinecrest Buttress. Primitive Buttress harbors many quality multipitch routes and some good cragging that's easy to mix in with a Pinecrest visit. Primitive south is generally sunny and Primitive north is mostly shaded, making this area climbable year 'round.
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Getting There 

Take the steep stair case up from the village.

Climbing Season

Weather station 55.4 miles from here

14 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',1]

Classic Climbing Routes in Primitive Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Primitive Buttress:
Through the Looking Glass   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 45'   
Truffula Tree   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 3 pitches, 200'   
The Raven   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
The Lost World   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 5 pitches, 600'   
Back to the Primitive   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c A0     Trad, Aid, 8 pitches, 600'   
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Featured Route For Primitive Buttress
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking down on P5.

Back to the Primitive 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c A0  Asia : East Asia : ... : Primitive Buttress
Mega classic. This one alone is worth the trip to Li Ming.Eight highly varied, quality and challenging pitches get you to the top of primitive area buttress. Rock is of phenomenal quality; the lichen, soil and vegetation give the climb an adventurous character. All belays, besides the first and the last (which are trees) are equipped with bolts and the descent is a beautiful walk-off.P1: 15 m. Access pitch. Three options: an easy 5th class romp up P1 of Trainwreck, Lollipop - a fun 5.8...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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