There are a few good routes that climb the impressive East Face. Some sections of the wall are plagued by bad rock but some sections are spectacular.
for some routes traverse across from the pass, others begin near the middle of the face.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for East Face:
White Satin 5.9 Trad, 3 pitches, 250 feet
Sniffle Tower 5.9 C1 Trad, Aid, 5 pitches, 500 feet, Grade II
Featured Route For East Face
White Satin 5.9 OR : Smith Rock : ... : East Face
Start just left of Asterisk Pass in a bolted Chimney.Pitch 1:Follow the Chimney clipping bolts until you gain the face (do not follow chimney) and continue up to a bolted anchor on a flat ledge.Pitch 2:Climb the corner to a traverse around a flake up to another bolted anchor. (or climb the bolted face to the left of the corner to the same anchor 10.c)Pitch 3:This is what you came for...Climb the stunning dihedral above to a tricky move right at the top....[more] Browse More Classics in OR