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Merriam Peak


High Sierra, California USA


Trip Report
Merriam Direct North Buttress
Thursday September 27, 2012 4:30pm
North Buttress of Merriam is worth the price of admission.

Trip report here: http://aleday.blogspot.com/

The summit scramble: so good.
The summit scramble: so good.
Credit: aleday


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About the Author
aleday is a trad climber from NV.

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10b4me

climber
  Sep 27, 2012 - 04:46pm PT
thanks man. I like your style
micronut

Trad climber
Fresno/Clovis, ca
  Sep 27, 2012 - 04:50pm PT
Abso-freakin-lutely.

Way to go guys. Great photos and write up. Big adventure. Thanks for the share!
survival

Big Wall climber
Terrapin Station
  Sep 27, 2012 - 04:57pm PT
So freekin' cool.

MORE PIX IN THREAD PLEASE!!

I don't know why I have a distaste for clicking to peoples blogs, but I do.

Am I the only one?
JEleazarian

Trad climber
Fresno CA
  Sep 27, 2012 - 05:07pm PT
I was lusting after that route while looking at it from afar. Thanks much.

John
Hoots

climber
Mammoth Lakes, CA
  Sep 27, 2012 - 08:14pm PT
Another NB Merriam TR? What is that, like 10 this year so far?!

Just ribbin' ya there Dale, good on ya! Those triple cracks are the shizz huh?!!
Ezra Ellis

Trad climber
North wet, and Da souf
  Sep 27, 2012 - 08:24pm PT
Strellar pics TR and job, Thanks!
What a great day!
Vitaliy M.

Mountain climber
San Francisco
  Sep 28, 2012 - 01:11am PT
Another NB Merriam TR? What is that, like 10 this year so far?!

There is a good one on your blog Hoots! Bwahahah! : )

Awesome TR Dale. It was my favorite 5.10 in Sierra so far along with Mithril Dihedral, although I haven't been on too many, still A LOTTT to compare it to.
The Alpine

climber
  Sep 28, 2012 - 12:05pm PT
Very nice, thanks!
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Merriam Peak - North Buttress 5.10b/c - High Sierra, California USA. Click to Enlarge
The prominent North Buttress of Merriam Peak
Photo: Ryan Crochiere