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Bikini Buttress Area

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Bikini Buttress Area  

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Submitted By: ChadARobinson on Nov 12, 2009
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This is the buttress upstream (west) of Interiors Wall by a few miles. It is so called because the day I was there a couple of folks were camped at the base and the gal's chosen ensemble was a bikini and cowboy hat and boots. (Anyone who knows the real name please feel free to tell me, and I will update.)

Getting There 

Drive past Interiors Wall Area about 4 miles. Look for a 4WD road up a wash that you can drive up or just as good park on the main road and walk. Easy 10 minute approach.

Climbing Season

For the Escalante Canyon area.

Weather station 13.9 miles from here

4 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Bikini Buttress Area:
Unknown Thin to OW Crack 1   5.0 2- 4 I 6 MM 1c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Unknown Hand/Fist Crack 5.0 2- 4 I 6 MM 1c  CO : Grand Junction Area : ... : Bikini Buttress Area
This a straight in crack. It is not 5.0, but MP does not allow for blank rating.Eds. the consensus rating on this is screwed up by the 5.0 entry. It appears this is in the 5.8-5.9 difficulty range based upon 2 entries....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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By Jay 1975
From: Colorado
Sep 8, 2010
No beta on racks? Weak post!
By Cragophilia
Mar 27, 2011
Agreed. Why even post like this? Did you even climb these?
By patrick donahue
From: Gunnison, Colorado
Feb 11, 2014
Is there actually any bata on this area? I realized that it has been posted for about 4 years and nothing has changed than the horrible original post beta. Please let me know.
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