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9. Chimney Buttress
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Abyss, The 
Boy Howdy 
Bushmaster 
Horizontal Tango, The 
In and Out 
Jugs of Whine AKA Magic Carpet Ride 
Poika 
Roofs 
Seduction and Rejection 
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Poika 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ British: E3 5c

   
Type:  TR
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ British: E3 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Doug Lintz on Oct 26, 2006
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Working the crux.

Description 

A face climb going straight up the center of Chimney Buttress's large roof. Subdue the roof with a tricky sequence, continue up on slightly easier terrain.


Location 

Begins about 15 feet right of the route Roofs.


Protection 

Standard Blue Mounds toprope



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By Doug Lintz
From: Kearney, NE
Oct 26, 2006

Another excellent and often overlooked route at Blue Mounds. Due to low traffic the section above the roof can be dirty and lichen covered. If you don't care about an onsight you may want to rappel and clean. Poika means "little boy" in Swedish.