This newly climbed formation (May, 2011), is host to over 1,000 feet of quality adventure climbing. While the quality of the rock varies from poor to great, the climbing itself is excellent. Many new route potential on this formation.
Follow the Meysan Lakes trail for a little over a mile and find the obvious tooth of rock to your right. Leave the trail and your pack at the toe of the buttress.
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Arc de Triomphe 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13 Trad, 9 pitches, 1200'
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Unknown Face Climb to Nowhere 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Parisian Buttress
Climbs the high quality patina face to right of huge dihedral (Arc de Triomphe) for four 100 foot pitches before ending in some grainy, flaky rock. Mostly 5.7 with a couple of distinct cruxes that go at around 10a. It was put up with a hand drill on lead, so the bolts are well spaced, but there when you need them. When this route went up in Fall 2007, our original objective was the Arc de Triomphe dihedral, but the rock quality was so good on the face, we detoured. We never really named the rou...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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