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Teardrop Buttress (PG-13/R) 

YDS: 5.3 French: 3+ Ewbanks: 10 UIAA: III ZA: 9 British: VD 3a PG13

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 75'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.3 French: 3+ Ewbanks: 10 UIAA: III ZA: 9 British: VD 3a [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Michael C on Dec 2, 2012

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  • Description 

    Start on the pedastal at the base of the low-angle prow. Top 30 feet of climb is full of loose blocks, be very careful what you grab and where you place your protection. Rappel from tree at top (single 70m is just enough to reach the ledge below).


    Far right side of the buttress.


    Medium to large cams

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