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Upper Buttress Rock Climbing 

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Location: 56.5697, -3.6123 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron, Nick Russell, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Sep 8, 2007
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This buttress lies above Ivy Buttress. A good way to approach the climbs here is to climb one of the climbs on Ivy first.

The left end of the buttress has some good corner climbs.

Getting There 

From the left side of the crag, hike up the trail that follows the side of the crag. Traverse right to the foot of the buttress, the first climb you'll see if the steep Left Hand Crack.

Climbing Season

For the Highland Outcrops area.

Weather station 11.3 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Looking up the steep corner of Left Hand Crack

Left Hand Crack 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Europe : United Kingdom : ... : Upper Buttress
Climb the steep corner. The climbing gets harder as you get higher. When the crack in the corner becomes very thin reach out left to the rip, and follow this to the top.Short, but hard for the grade....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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