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Route History:

  • First Ascent: Royal Robbins, Tom Frost & Chuck Pratt, 1961

  • First Free Ascent: Todd Skinner & Paul Piana, 1988


Located in Southwest Face approx:
Lat/Long: 37.732919,-119.640251

Route Grade Citations

5.9 C2 VI Community registered grade
5.13b or 5.9 C2 Yosemite Big Walls
VI 5.13b Yosemite Climbs: Big Walls
VI 5.13b Rock Climbing Yosemite Free Climbs
VI 5.13b or 5.10 A2+ Rock Climbing Yosemite's Select

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 95%

Lead Styles

Lead styles pie chart

Comments keywords

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Check out what is happening on Salathe Wall (note there is an unresolved system issue where ascents logged before 2010 are not displayed in the stream below). If you just want to see beta then click on view ascents with beta.