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The Bolt Buttress

(6 routes)

Access from Queens Drive

Type: 
Crag

Access from Queens Drive

Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
M4
0
  RH steep Chimney
14
0
30m
Natural gear required
  Straight up through overlap then onto easy slab that protects with good Camalots in breaks. Take a full range of sizes from small to large.

Daniel Joll, Erika Tovar 2011.

19
0
30m
Natural gear required
  Start 5m left of Angel Cakes under small roof. Move up and right then back left to gain a crack near the arĂȘte. Continue up this and then cross the arĂȘte onto the slab of McFanny Goes Top Roping. Be careful not to fall off before you reach the first placement.

Daniel Joll, Erika Tovar 2011.

21
0
20m
5X bolts
Natural gear required
  Equipped with 5 bolts and gear to #4 Camalot. Climb to bolted belay at the top of buttress.

Al Uren, Wayne Marshal 2010.

21
0
5X bolts
Natural gear required
  Equipped with 5 bolts & natural gear. Another good traditional project bolted for the masses. Bolted & cleaned by Al Uren. Start up the crack with a few bolts then head left to join up with the top of Angel Cakes.

Milo Gilmour 2012

0
  Start as per any of the previous routes and continue up the easy ridge to the summit ridge of the Telecom Tower.
Attribution: 
Material from "REMARKABLES ICE & MIXED FESTIVAL ICE & MIXED GUIDE," 2012.
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