SouthFace of EastRidge Route

Page Type Page Type: Route
Location Lat/Lon: 36.59080°N / 118.2878°W
Additional Information Route Type: Tech. Rock Climb
Additional Information Time Required: Most of a day
Additional Information Difficulty: 5.10+
Sign the Climber's Log


You leave the same trailhead for Mount Whitney then after a 1/4 mile break right at the second creek crossing.Follow this drainage to its end then head north up some ledges then up talus to the base of the wall.The climb is on the far east part of the mountain on the gorgeous steep wall formed by the East Ridge.

Route Description

look at topo

Essential Gear

standard rack green alien to blue camalot singles plus a full set of nuts.
8 long slings, a couple draws, some free biners. 1 rope

Miscellaneous Info

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