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9. Chimney Buttress
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Abyss, The T,TR 
Boy Howdy T,TR 
Bushmaster T,TR 
Horizontal Tango, The T,TR 
In and Out T,TR 
Jugs of Whine AKA Magic Carpet Ride TR 
Poika TR 
Roofs T,TR 
Seduction and Rejection TR 
X T,TR 
Y TR 
Z T,TR 
Unsorted Routes:

Bushmaster 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Pete Hunt on Jul 29, 2008

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Bushmaster.

Description 

Follow the crack straight up the big roof. There are a lot of jugs throughout this section that make the roof very manageable. Watch out for cactus at the ledge half way up. Finish by working right after gaining the big ledge, ending on the face of the giant block at the top.

Location 

Just north and around the corner from X, Y, Z, it's the thin crack that goes straight up the roof.

Protection 

Standard TR set up. Long slings helpful.

Bring small stuff if you try to lead it from what I remember.


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By Riggs
May 4, 2009
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

After the ledge if you continue straight up rather than to the left it's a little harder and gets slabby at the top, but good climb. The roof area is lots of fun with good positive holds.
By Mitch alons
From: Sioux Falls sd
Aug 1, 2014

Rp lead, protected well with .5 camalot and aliens. Went up the roof then right and straight up. Fun exciting lead!
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