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Description 

Part of a reorganization. This wall is located on the southwest side of Monitor Rock. There are several good routes in the moderate range in this area. The rock seems to be a bit more polished than the other faces of Monitor Rock probably because there is a lot of run off after rain.

Routes listed from left to right:

1. Left Cheek, 5.9
2. Going Greek 5.9
3. Butt Crack 5.8
4. Little Flatulence, 5.8
5. Broomhillda, 5.10c/d
6. Matilda, 5.10b

Around the corner from these routes are the Rainbow Route 5.4 and The Nose 5.6 (depending on which line you choose).

Getting There 

Park in the lot that accesses the west face of Monitor Rock. Once you cross the road head about 100 yards uphill and look for a faint trail heading off to the right. Walk on this trail for 5-10 min through a switchback or two and you will reach the base of this wall. If you are looking to climb the nose or rainbow route walk about 20 yards past all the sport routes.

Climbing Season



Weather station 7.2 miles from here

7 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',2],['5.9',2],['5.10',2],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Butt Wall:
The Nose   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 5 pitches, 700'   
Little Flatulence   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch   
Going Greek   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Left Cheek   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Matillda   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
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Left Cheek below the crux bulge.

Left Cheek 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  CO : Independence Pass : ... : Butt Wall
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