West Tahoe climbing guide book


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Nicholas Orton · · Saranac lake · Joined Sep 2016 · Points: 15

Where can I find a West Tahoe guide book?!?

Redyns · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Apr 2011 · Points: 65

http://bfy.tw/ACIs

Nicholas Orton · · Saranac lake · Joined Sep 2016 · Points: 15

Ha wow thanks buddy. I did that and in the route list there is no eagle lake buttress.

Ben LC · · San Francisco · Joined Apr 2016 · Points: 70
Ed Henicle · · Santa Rosa, CA · Joined Aug 2010 · Points: 1,285

The Christine Jenkewitz-Meytras guide has a topo and desc of the Eagle Lake Buttress routes.

http://a.co/1VPPMTC

The Carville guide also has a topo and desc

http://a.co/cK1ZKnS

https://www.mountainproject.com/v/eagle-lake-buttress/105861665

Try a winter ascent!

Eagle Lake Buttress

Nicholas Orton · · Saranac lake · Joined Sep 2016 · Points: 15

Thank you ed I bought that book it's not very detailed

Nicholas Orton · · Saranac lake · Joined Sep 2016 · Points: 15

Ed have you climbed it? If so how accurate is that description on mt proj

Warrior · · Rock City, GA · Joined Sep 2015 · Points: 310
Nicholas Orton wrote:Ed have you climbed it? If so how accurate is that description on mt proj
I recommend Wind Tree over the other easy routes. If you are a 5.9 leader, any of the 5.8-.9 routes are also great but expect them to feel a little stout after the approach etc.

Amazing spot. The first place I ever climbed!
Guideline #1: Don't be a jerk.

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