Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Sky Top / Smurf Bowl
Select Route:
Sky Top Buttress S 

Sky Top Buttress 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 3 pitches, 260'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Magic Ed & Ismael Garza
Page Views: 127
Submitted By: Jonathan Steitzer on Mar 7, 2013

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (1)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]

Description 

3 pitches, they go 5.7, 5.8, 5.9. The second pitch is more sustained tho than the third. Head up and to the right from the belay on the third pitch for a harder variation.

This route gives you access to the Smurf Bowl

Lots of loose rock on the 3rd pitch.

Location 

Go up the stairs at the pools to the scree slope, then up the slope to the base of the cliff and to the right.

This climb is located on the north side of the 3rd plancha.

Protection 

Sport. There are some fixed draws that you'll want to use for directionals on the rappel, and also for pulling your rope to keep it out of the dirt.


Comments on Sky Top Buttress Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -
Beyond the Guidebook:
The Definitive Climbing Resource
Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run
Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps
Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes
Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!