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Fifth Pitch of Southeast Buttress of Mount Queen Bess # 10116

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Date: 2007.08.05
Vantage Point: Taken while belaying en route

Caption: Brock Wilson leading up the immaculate granite on the SE (Good Queen Bess) buttress

PhotoDescr: Jay Burbee, Peter Hudson, Cam Shute and Brock Wilson, freed the SE buttress on Queen Bess almost exactly 27 years after the first ascent. The route features immaculate featured granite, and a stunning line. We climbed the route in 7 pitches, several of which were simulclimbed, the hardest pitch was 5.10a. We descended the Kafer route. More details to follow.

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