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This is the area that is somewhat broken above the left side of the Lower East Face. It faces east or northeast depending on exactly where you are.
Most access this area from the Long's Area trailhead to Chasm Lake 4.5 miles, and then you choose your final bit of approach.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Upper East Face:
The Notch Couloir Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine, Grade III
Kiener's Route 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a Easy Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine, Grade II
The Beaver 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, Alpine, 3000'
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Kiener's Route 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a Easy Snow CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Upper East Face
Like the Cable Route, this route is also not on the Diamond. However, of all the routes I have done on Long's, I get the most requests for beta on this one. It is very fun and popular.Kiener's Route, also known as the Mountaineer's Route, is on the East Face of Long's and climbs parallel to the Diamond on the left. To get to the route start hiking at the Longs Peak trailhead and hike until you reach the cutoff for Chasm Lake. Hike to Chasm Lake and contour around it to the right in the summer, o...[more] Browse More Classics in CO
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