Elevation: 10,800 ft
GPS: 37.463, -118.746 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: outdooreric on Feb 25, 2007
Admins: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes
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Description

Beautiful orange colored buttress with numerous cracks and corners. Boi-oi-oing has become somewhat of an instant classic among crack aficionados. Gets good morning sun.

There is a smaller buttress below the actual Orange Pillar formation that hosts a number of excellent single pitch crack lines, including Tommy Boy. See the Beta Photo below for some new route activity.

Getting There

Walk past the First Cliff, Right Tower then make your way up and across an unstable scree slope to get there. About 200 yards west of the main area. South and East facing.

12 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Orange Pillar

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 7
St. Stephen
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5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 59
Boi-oi-oi-ing!
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5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 27
Tommy Boy
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5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 8
High Expectations
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
St. Stephen
 7
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Boi-oi-oi-ing!
 59
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Tommy Boy
 27
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
High Expectations
 8
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
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