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South Buttress and Tinseltown

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Rock Widow S 
Rock'n & Riding S 
Royal Wedding S 
South Buttress T 
Wendy S 

South Buttress and Tinseltown Rock Climbing 

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Location: 38.7908, -104.87564 View Map  Incorrect?
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This area lies in the gully just south and east of the pinnacle on the left side of the road as you drive up the canyon. The gully is sometimes used to walk off of The Army Route or Crack Parallel.


A. South Buttress, 9, 1p, pins & gear.
B. Rock Widow, 9, 1p, bolts.
C. Rock'n & Riding, 10, 1p, bolts.
D. Wendy, 7, 1p, bolts.
E. Royal Wedding, 9, 1p, bolts.
F. Over Time, 8, 1p, bolts.
G. Elevators, 8, 1p, bolts.

Getting There 

Park in the large parking area just south of Graduation Boulder. Cross the bridge with the steel cable, and follow the trail that is 50 feet after the bridge for two switchbacks. After doing the switchbacks, cut straight up the steep gully just south of the Pinnacle. The routes are on the left side 3/4 up the gully.

Climbing Season

Weather station 6.0 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in South Buttress and Tinseltown

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for South Buttress and Tinseltown:
Wendy   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch   
Royal Wedding   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch   
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Featured Route For South Buttress and Tinseltown

South Buttress 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  CO : Colorado Springs : ... : South Buttress and Tinselto...
This route is south of the Tinseltown's gully on its own buttress that faces east. Start climbing in an alcove, and climb to a chimney. Then follow the crack to the anchor. The top part of the crack is good, but the bottom may be a little loose....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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