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Route History:

  • First Ascent: Jim Bridwell et al., 1973


Located in Middle Cathedral Rock approx:
Long/Lat: -119.636097,37.717327

Route Grade Citations

5.9 Community registered grade
V 5.10d *** Rock Climbing Yosemite Free Climbs
5.9 *** Yosemite Ultra Classics
5.9 *** Rock Climbing Yosemite's Select
5.9 *** Philip Armstrong

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 84%

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