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Routes in Premier Buttress

Climb Well and Live T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b R
Curtain Call T 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Della's Dance T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Girl Shaped Love Drug T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Lori's Little Layback T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Phishing Opener T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Phoenix, The T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Premier Route 5.10c or 5.8 A0 T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
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Elevation: 8,510 ft
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Access Issue: Portal Road Closure Details

Description

This is the large buttress seen to the north above the campground.

Getting There

To approach this crag, park at a dirt road on the north side of the Whitney Portal Road, across from Whitney Portal Campground. This is just before the Whitney Portal Road makes a switch back.
Follow this road to a corral, continue up to the crag.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Premier Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
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Premier Route 5.10c or 5.8 A0
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Premier Route 5.10c or 5.8 A0
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5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad 3 pitches
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outdooreric
Bishop, CA
outdooreric   Bishop, CA
The corral has been replaced by some kind of maintenance storage yard. There were some abandoned trash cans as well as some other various industrial refuse items strewn about; no corral however. Apr 8, 2007

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