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Pinnacle Buttress

  • 20 - Pina Colada

    Grade: 4c | First Ascent: -1985
    Rating: 0

    From the trees ascend leftwards over ledges to the right-hand side of a pinnacle, then climb the thin diagonal crack to the large ledge and finish easily.

  • 21 - Pinnacle Route

    Grade: 4a | First Ascent: (1976-77)
    Rating: 0

    Follow Left Twin Groove until a wide crack on the right can be started. Follow this to the top of a pinnacle, then finish up the short wall above.

  • 22 - Right Twin Groove

    Grade: | First Ascent: -1972
    Rating: 0

    The right-hand groove next to the flake.

  • 23 - Left Twin Groove

    Grade: 4a | First Ascent: -1972
    Rating: 0

    The left-hand groove, then step left and go up a short crack to finish.