All Locations > California > Lake Tahoe > West Shore > Desolation Wild… > Eagle Creek Canyon > Eagle Lake Buttress
Avg: 2 from 1 vote
|Type:||Trad, 2 pitches|
|FA:||Rick Sumner, Bill Todd, 1974.|
|Page Views:||765 total · 6/month|
|Shared By:||Blitzo on May 26, 2007|
|Admins:||Aron Quiter, Lurker, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes|
DescriptionThis great route climbs a buttress to the left of "Orange Book".
Start at a big juniper.
Climb crack, chimney and gully to a belay.
Climb a 5.9 crack up the right-side of an overhang.
Climb left to a wide crack and past the lip of the overhang and follow a thin crack.
Move left to a small ledge on an arete.
Low angle climbing leads to the "East Ridge".