The lower eastern shoulder of Whiskey Peak is composed of the Lazy Buttress and several small faces that are to the left of the big white rockfall scar. There are many good moderate trad climbs in this area.
Walk west on the trail from the parking area. At the mouth of the canyon, the trail splits; take the uphill (left) branch directly up to the base of the wall. The trail reaches the rock immediately under Schaeffer's Delight.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Whiskey Peak - East:
Lazy Buttress 5.6 R Trad, 3 pitches, 400 feet
Schaeffer's Delight 5.7 Trad, 3 pitches, 400 feet, Grade II
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