Login with Facebook
i. Orangutan Buttress

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Dirty Sanchez T,S,TR 
Orangutan (P1 variation) T,TR 
Orangutan (P1) T,TR 
Orangutan (P2 Variation) T,S,TR 
Orangutan (P2) T,TR 

i. Orangutan Buttress  

Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Page Views: 1,746
Administrators: Justin Johnsen, The Stoned Master, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Justin Johnsen on Jul 27, 2011
Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed
68° | 48°
60° | 40°
62° | 45°
Partly Cloudy
70° | 56°
Chance of Rain
65° | 42°
You & This Area
Best routes for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Know the location? Show us! We need it for cool new features!
BETA PHOTO: Orangutan Buttress. A new line of bolts went up in...


Orangutan Buttress is between the large, low angled Open Face to its left, and the Great Zawn gully to its right.

Its routes are Orangutan Traverse (V3), Dandy Line (5.8), Orangutan variations (to 5.9), and Super Slab (5.11a).

Getting There 

Along the belay trail between the Open Face and the Great Zawn.

Climbing Season

Weather station 7.7 miles from here

5 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for i. Orangutan Buttress:
Dirty Sanchez   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 80'   
Browse More Classics in i. Orangutan Buttress

Featured Route For i. Orangutan Buttress
Orangutan Buttress. A new line of bolts <br />went up in summer 2011.  <br /> <br />The Long Chimney goes up the corner on the far left side of the picture.

Dirty Sanchez 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  PA : Southeastern Lowlands : ... : i. Orangutan Buttress
A tall bolted route on the left middle section of Orangutan Buttress. A stiff start up a short shallow open book under the first bolt, followed by an interesting jaunt up the face. Three quarters of the way up the cliff is a roomy ledge with a pair of belay/rappel chains. If climbing pitch two of Orangutan from the top of this line, breaking this into two pitches as intended reduces rope drag and helps communication.From Nancy: "The first pitch is a 5.7, 7 bolts to a 2 bolt anchor and needs a 5...[more]   Browse More Classics in PA

Photos of i. Orangutan Buttress Slideshow Add Photo
Brett near the top of pitch 1 of the new sport route on Orangutan Buttress.
BETA PHOTO: Brett near the top of pitch 1 of the new sport rou...

Comments on i. Orangutan Buttress Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -