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Short top rope climbs at Rocky Butte they are not in the olsen book.

These are the chains located towards downtown approx. 60-70 feet from Video Bluff. Their are 3 climbs and they take full length ropes to reach the ground.

Getting There 

Across from the bible domes

Climbing Season

For the Rocky Butte area.

Weather station 4.1 miles from here

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I saw the buttress posted here and though I should add this. There are currently 5 distinct and separate moderate trad routes here, and 3 more slight variations of the 5. They all go between 5.8 and 5.10. Only 2 of them have names. On the far left, as you start up the 4th class which goes to the top, is the obvious crack "Corona Glass Houses", 5.10- named by Bryan Schmidt after he and I did the FA. The other routes it's nice to have a 70M rope. I noticed that my blue Mammut 60m JUST reached the ...[more]   Browse More Classics in OR

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