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Routes in Upper East Face

Beaver, The T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Zumie's Thumb T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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Description [Suggest Change]

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.

Some of the better known routes in this less-traveled section include Zumie's Thumb, 5.9; Teeter Totter Pillar, 5.8; and The Window, 5.7 or M6; Kiener's Route, 5.3; Notch Couloir, easy snow. There is probably plenty of room for exploration here.

This area may be approached via a route on the Lower East Face, Lamb's Slide, or Flying Dutchman. Expect nearly a full-day for an adventure here.

Getting There [Suggest Change]

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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Classic Climbing Routes at Upper East Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
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The Beaver
Trad, Alpine
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Beaver
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5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, Alpine
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