The following areas are closed to all visitor use to protect peregrine falcon aeries from March 1 until August 1 of each year or until the young falcons of the current year have fledged: Fifi Buttress Immediately west of Leaning Tower. Closure includes all routes on Fifi Buttress.
This information is a public crowdsourcing effort between the Access Fund,
and Mountain Project. You should confirm closures, restrictions, and/or related dates.
While Russ has a point in general about this generation's propensity towards grade-inflation, I think 5.11 is a bit sandbagged. V6? V4? You decide. I will say that when it's 97 degrees in the valley, it feels pretty friggin hard. Careful on the top.