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Eagles Roost Buttress

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Eagles Roost Buttress  


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Submitted By: C Miller on Mar 23, 2007
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Description 

This is the huge wall just left of the Freezer Burn Wall that is separated from that wall by a deep and fairly wide chimney that narrows towards the back. Routes are found on the outer portion of the buttress as well as in the depths of the chimney.

Classics here include Being There (5.7) and Dancing In The Storm (5.10b) with Wicked Good Chode (5.10a) and F.S.T.D. (5.11c) being worthy of mention.

Getting There 

Approach as for the Freezer Burn Wall, and continue past it, making a short scramble, to reach the base of the formation.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.2 miles from here

3 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Eagles Roost Buttress:
Being There   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 3 pitches, 200'   
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Featured Route For Eagles Roost Buttress

Being There 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  CA : Los Angeles Basin : ... : Eagles Roost Buttress
Scramble up the gulley left of the Freezer Burn Wall to a stance on large blocks in the gulley below the broad rounded arÍte. Climb the slab up and to the left onnice rounded holds and edges to a 3 bolt anchor (30 ft) or clip a bolt and continue up the arÍte. Climb the wild and exposed arete past 11 bolts to a stance with cold shuts on the crest of the buttress. The short 3rd pitch coninues up and left and over a bulge to a bolted anchor....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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