Elevation: 4,439 ft
GPS: 34.072, -116.172 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Blitzo on Oct 29, 2007
Admins: Greg Opland, C Miller, M Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

Description

This is a light colored formation seen to the right of the pointed formation described in the West Mongolia approach. It can be identified by crack on the upper left face. This is "Yellow Peril". "Asian Friends" is an excellent 5.6, if the bolts are still there.
Other routes have also been done on this formation.
A wash through a small Valley leads to the boulder gully at the base.

Getting There

From the pointed formation, first encountered on the approach. Go around it's right side and follow a wash through boulders to a small valley beneath this formation.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Asian Friends Buttress

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5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
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Yellow Peril
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5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 28
Asian Friends
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Yellow Peril
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5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad
Asian Friends
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5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
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