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Timewave Buttress Rock Climbing 


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Location: 25.94811, -100.47814 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: manuel rangel on Jan 7, 2008
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Description 

South-facing buttress just right of Surf Bowl. Home to the infamous Time Wave Zero which starts on the left side of this buttress and eventually goes to the top of Sierra San Miguel's west side. The buttress is a little more secluded that other crags in Potrero, which makes it a good beginner spot on a busy day in the canyon. Also has incredible views of the canyon.

Getting There 

Hike up to the Agujas/Spires and move left over the saddle and aim for the Surf Bowl. Just below the Surf Bowl, look for a trail going right to the Buttress and the first bolt up the slab of TWZ.

Climbing Season

For the El Potrero Chico area.

Weather station 4.7 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',2],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',1],['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 Timewave Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Timewave Buttress:
A Time for War   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 80'   
Citizens of Heaven   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Man Beyond Time   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 80'   
A Time for Peace   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 2 pitches, 160'   
Time Wave Zero   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 23 pitches, 2300'   
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Featured Route For Timewave Buttress
Rock Climbing Photo: Jan on the FA.

A Time for Peace 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  North America : Mexico : ... : Timewave Buttress
P1: 5.7, Some slabby jugs and pockets up to a steeper section of jugs and pockets. Finishes on the best ledge in the park.P2: 5.10b Climb up a thin vertical face and then up some fun positive mini-jugs....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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