North Buttress Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: North Buttress is on the left side. The rest is th...
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North facing = always in the shade. Like the rest of the Rough Rider wall, this wall hosts some of the best and full pitch routes in the canyon. A 70 meter rope may be needed for a route or two and up to twenty quick draws.
From the Rough Rider wall hike left along the base of the wall. Once the wall turns North facing you are there.
Weather station 14.5 miles from here
20 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',13],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in North Buttress
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for North Buttress:
B-52 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, 85'
Chimera 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Unknown 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Sport, 1 pitch
Unknown SA 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport, 100'
So Easy 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Featured Route For North Buttress
The House Always Wins 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a AZ
: Central Arizona
: ... : North Buttress
I always looked at this very aesthetic line thinking it would be amazing, When I rapped down I found a handful of old 3/8 inch cobweb filled bolt holes that the Gambler might have put in. Since he wont care, I decided to bolt it up, and am really happy with how it climbs. This climb shares the start with the unknown Ayers 11c, just left of short stop and gila monster. One you pull the 11c opening roof, move right and up to the ledge. Continue up and right past two bolts that you should extend wi...[more] Browse More Classics in AZ
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BETA PHOTO: North Buttress