Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New - School of Rock
This is the 1,000', multi terraced cliff seen above the road at the Highway 140 entrance station.
Park at the entrance parking lot or across the Hay. at a dirt road.
16 Total Routes
Browse More Classics in Arch Rock
Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Arch Rock:
Entrance Exam 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a Trad, 3 pitches, 200'
Application 5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a Trad, 3 pitches
Gripper 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b Trad, 3 pitches, 300'
Midterm 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b Trad, 2 pitches, 200'
Supplication 5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
English Breakfast Crack 5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b PG13 Trad, 2 pitches, 200'
Blotto AKA Axis 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 130'
New Dimensions 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c Trad, 4 pitches, 400'
Leanie Meanie 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Trad, 3 pitches, 350'
Anticipation 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Trad, 2 pitches, 250'
Short Circuit 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a TR, 1 pitch, 30'
Goldilocks 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Trad, 1 pitch, 40'
Featured Route For Arch Rock
New Dimensions 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c CA : Yosemite National Park : ... : Arch Rock
This is where it all began for the magical Valley grade of 5.11...Only makes sense why John Bachar made the first solo statement on this stellar line. I usually do the route in 3 pitches (linking the traditional 2nd and 3rd pitches together).P1. Behind the tree and up the crack! Blue Camalot size jamming over a cornery bulge is that crux. Belay on the obvious ledge below a big block (5.10-).P2. Surmount the block and jam up a 5.7 corner and up toward the dark flared chimney (wet in early season)...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
News and Events For Arch Rock
Latest Regional Forum Messages
From Northern California Go to Forum | What's New | Post New Topic