The Bolt Buttress

(6 routes)

Access from Queens Drive

Type: 
Crag
Lat/Lon: 
-45.062427250000, 168.802013400000
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
Cold Fear - See afterglow buttress for info M4
0
RH steep Chimney
15. McFanny Goes Top Roping 14 30m
0
wire representing trad
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.
16. I'm a Pussy 19 30m
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wire representing trad
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.
17. Angel Cakes 21 20m
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5bolts wire representing trad
Equipped with 5 bolts and gear to #4 Camalot. Climb to bolted belay at the top of buttress.
Al Uren, Wayne Marshal 2010.
18. Sustained Loss of Traction 21
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5bolts wire representing trad
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
19. Project
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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.