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This climb was the first free route up the buttress, it was done before the much better Sons, Sons was full of dirt and took months of cleaning with ice axes and thats why I chose this line, it isn't recommended at all, do Sons.


Route History:

  • First Ascent: Dimitri Barton-Steve Gerberding


Located in The Royal Arches approx:
Long/Lat: -119.572996,37.749467

Route Grade Citations

5.10c R Community registered grade
5.10c R Rock Climbing Yosemite Free Climbs

Route quality

Route quality

Lead Styles

Lead styles pie chart

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