A great wall with lots of fun and interesting climbs. Routes tend to be thin and technical, with some lichen still present. Climbs range from 5.9 to 5.12 with Roadside Crack (5.10a), Trout Fishing In America (5.11b), Big Mouth Fever (5.11c) and Catch of the Day (5.11c) being among the best here. Morning sun and afternoon shade.
Hike south from Three Fishes Rock to reach this broad face, or walk around from the West Face. Approach time is 5 - 10 minutes.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Fisherman's Buttress - East Face:
Roadside Crack 5.10a Trad, 1 pitch, 50 feet
Fishbone 5.10b Sport, 1 pitch, 40 feet
Trout Fishing In America 5.11b Sport, 1 pitch, 60 feet
Big Mouth Fever 5.11c Sport, 1 pitch, 60 feet
Catch of the Day 5.11c Sport, 1 pitch, 45 feet
Featured Route For Fisherman's Buttress - East Face
Roadside Crack 5.10a CA : San Bernardino Mountains : ... : Fisherman's Buttress - East...
Located slightly right of center on the east face of Fisherman's Buttress, and easily identified as a right-facing corner to a splitter crack.Stem the corner past a bolt (crux) and mantle onto a ledge, then step into the splitter crack (5.8) and jam your way to anchors. The rock is a little rough in spots, but feet are abundant, especially higher up. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA