Hemingway Buttress (East Face Left) Rock Climbing
"Prepackaged". Photo by Blitzo.
Park in the large paved lot off the main road and follow the signed path to the wall. The approach time is around 10 minutes from the car.
Weather station 10.2 miles from here
20 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',12],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Hemingway Buttress (East Face Left)
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hemingway Buttress (East Face Left) :
Dung Fu 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, 1 pitch, 120'
Funky Dung 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 1 pitch, 120'
Overseer 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 120'
Prepackaged 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Featured Route For Hemingway Buttress (East Face Left)
Overseer 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a California
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Start up the hollow-sounding expando flake to gain the main crack above. After regaining composure, continue on 5.8 terrain that sucks up nuts until it is possible to cut up and out left onto steeper ground. This is the crux, and protects well with a .75 size cam. Pull through exciting and exposed crux and traverse left to easier ground. Gear anchor. To descend, walk to climber's right and rap from farther set of bolt anchors....[more] Browse More Classics in California
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Eric cruising White Lightning
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