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Indecent Exposure Buttress

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Indecent Exposure Buttress Rock Climbing 

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Location: 31.9215, -106.0483 View Map  Incorrect?
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  • Description 

    When looking at North Mountain the first thing you'll notice is the large overhanging monolith, Indecent Exposure Buttress. Numerous routes ascend the various aspects of this big formation, rated from 5.9 like the Tree Route or Indecent Exposure, all the way up to 5.12 with Deliverance.

    Getting There 

    Easy to see and relatively easy to access even with the overgrown trails of today. Located just behind the mushroom boulder and potties.

    Climbing Season

    For the North Mountain area.

    Weather station 8.6 miles from here

    5 Total Climbing Routes

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

    Classic Climbing Routes in Indecent Exposure Buttress

    Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Indecent Exposure Buttress:
    Indecent Exposure   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 300'   
    Rainbow Bridge   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c R     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 300'   
    Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in Indecent Exposure Buttress

    Featured Route For Indecent Exposure Buttress
    Rock Climbing Photo: Russ after the improbable traverse on the second p...

    Indecent Exposure 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  TX : Hueco Tanks : ... : Indecent Exposure Buttress
    P1 - Start on stack of boulders and climb up 20 feet to first bolt. Climbing up and left of the arete using good features and slinging hueco's for protection before climbing past 2nd bolt and a small playing card size brass plaque. After the memorial plaque traverse right 15' to a ledge with a 2 bolt anchor. P2 - Looking to the right from the ledge it looks as if the arete feature drops into no-mans-land and improbable path. But yes, this is correct. Move up and right from belay to a crack ...[more]   Browse More Classics in TX

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