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Submitted By: Daniel Max Christiansen on Jun 18, 2010
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Description 

This free-standing sandstone fin is located in the Klondike Bluffs area of the park north of the Marching Men and south of Tower Arch.

Getting There 

Walk about 1km west on the trail to Tower Arch from the Klondike Bluffs trailhead. Buffalo Rock on the right just after a short uphill sandy section of the trail. Go around the backside and you will see the majestic line of the Buffalo Crack.

Climbing Season

For the Arches National Park area.

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