Dragtooth and Matterhorn Peaks: the Sawtooth Range...
From Mono Village at the west edge of Twin Lakes, hike south along the Horse Creek trail up switchbacks past Horsetail Falls as for Matterhorn Peak
. Veer SW at the prominent Horse Creek Tower, crossing a snowfield to the base of Dragtooth. Allow 4 hours for the approach.
Weather station 13.6 miles from here
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Classic Climbing Routes in Dragtooth
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Dragtooth:
Featured Route For Dragtooth
North Buttress (aka the Dragrace aka the Dragway) 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b California
: High Sierra
: ... : Dragtooth
"One of the classic climbs in the High Sierra, this route deserves more traffic," writes R.J. Secor of the North Buttress of Dragtooth.The route ascends a striking left-facing dihedral that is visible from afar. Scramble up a snowfield/glacier and crumbly rock to gain a ledge with a 2-piton anchor. Rope up beneath a chimney at the bottom of the buttress. Climb the chimney (5.7) and continue straight up the face for a full rope length to belay. Traverse right on loose rock (past ...[more] Browse More Classics in California
BETA PHOTO: The Dragtooth