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East Buttress  


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Description 

This is the smaller cliff located out right (east) of the main Ophir Wall. This is home to a few good single pitch routes. It is west-facing, so it is cooler early and sunnier later in the day.

Getting There 

From the Ophir Wall parking area, enter the boulderfields below the wall and traverse to the far right staying relatively low. It takes approximately 15 minutes.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.9 miles from here

17 Total Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',2],['5.8',1],['5.9',4],['5.10',4],['5.11',2],['5.12',2],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',1],['',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 East Buttress:
The Slot   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Featured Route For East Buttress

The Slot 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  CO : Telluride/Norwood area : ... : East Buttress
This is the very obvious slot/chimney located in the middle of the east buttress.Climb a short section of awkward face climbing to gain the chimney. Get in and fight your way to the top. The climbing is easier out near the mouth but the gear is mostly in the back. Once on top traverse left 20 feet to a tree with slings to rap. You will be rapping over Slot Right Step Left....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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