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Eagles Roost Buttress

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Eagles Roost Buttress Rock Climbing 


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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

For the Angeles National Forest area.

Weather station 3.2 miles from here

3 Total Climbing 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]

Classic Climbing Routes in Eagles Roost Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Eagles Roost Buttress:
Being There   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 3 pitches, 200'   
Dancing in the Storm   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 2 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 arĂȘte. Climb the slab up and to the left on nice rounded holds and edges to a 3 bolt anchor (30 ft) or clip a bolt and continue up the arĂȘte. 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 continues up and left and over a bulge to a bolted anchor. The difficulties on the top pitch aren't over once th...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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