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Location: 40.57512, -111.77324 View Map  Incorrect?
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This boasts big and wide cracks. You will find the routes less traveled, probably because its off-width country up here.

Getting There 

This buttress is directly above the popular Bong Eater buttress. It is best to approach via the same trail as for Bong Eater, then skirt around the bottom of the Bong Eater and hike up the east side. This If you look up from the park-n-ride, you'll see these big wide cracks. Approach time is approx. 30 minutes.

Climbing Season

For the Little Cottonwood Canyon area.

Weather station 2.9 miles from here

5 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Burner Buttress:
Fire Starter   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Burner   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
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