This prominent buttress, towers at the south end of a long ridge about a mile west of Eagle Lake.
To reach the buttress, cross the outlet at Eagle Lake and follow a ravine to a ridge that leads to the base.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Eagle Lake Buttress:
Eagle Route 5.5 4b 13 IV+ MS 4a Trad
East Ridge Route 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b Trad
Orange Book 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c Trad
Orange Sunshine 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a Trad, 260'
Monkey Business 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a Trad
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Eagle Route 5.5 4b 13 IV+ MS 4a CA : Tahoe Vicinity : ... : Eagle Lake Buttress
This route follows the right side of the "V" mentioned in "The Wind Tree" description.Climb the right crack to a ledge belay.Another pitch leads to a belay at the top of a groove.Move left to a chimney, follow this to the East Ridge. Climb that to the top....[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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