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Eagle Buttress, Right Side 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 5 pitches, 600', Grade II
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: TM Herbert and Gordon Webster, July 1966
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Submitted By: Bruce Hildenbrand on Mar 28, 2012
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Description 

The pitch off Main Ledge is the business, a succession of mantles on dikes up a steep wall to a spectacular hand traverse right to an overhang. Surmount the overhang and belay. Climb a crack system to a wide gully then follow the Eagle Buttress, Left Side route for 200' to the top.


Location 

Follow the first two pitches of Eagle Buttress, Left Side to get to Main Ledge. From there follow a series of steep dikes on the right side of Eagle Buttress. Follow the standard Central Wall descent walk off.


Protection 

Gear up to 3"



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A climber contemplates the steep hand-traverse on Eagle Buttress Right.  <br /> <br />Photo: Corey Gargano
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