The South Flank of Daff Dome is home to several fun, easy-to-moderate cracks including the 4 short, popular Guide Cracks and the Alimony Cracks. Fingertips (5.10a) is a runout face climb on polished, gold granite that can be top-roped by leading Alimony Cracks.
Park as for Daff Dome (across from Fairview Dome) along Hwy 120, approximately half way between Tenaya Lake and the Tuolumne Meadows General Store.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for DAFF Dome, South Flank:
Guide Cracks 5.7 Trad, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Alimony Cracks 5.8 Trad, 1 pitch, 100 feet
The Great Circle 5.10a Trad
Fingertips 5.10a Sport
14 Karat 5.10c R Sport
Hogwash 5.10c Sport
Featured Route For DAFF Dome, South Flank
The Great Circle 5.10a CA : Yosemite National Park : ... : DAFF Dome, South Flank
This route is left of the center of the cliff and starts in a crack on the left side of a polished gold slab.Climb the crack, move up past two bolts (5.9), to a three bolt belay.Climb through polish past two bolts to a two bolt anchor. Rappel 165'....[more] Browse More Classics in CA