Five Open Books Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Five Open Books area. A completely dry Lower Yosem...
This very popular area offers several good routes.
Can be quite crowded.
Watch out for rockfall.
Take the Lower Yosemite Falls trail to just before the bridge. Follow a trail to the left.
Weather station 0.8 miles from here
12 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Five Open Books
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Five Open Books:
Munginella 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, 3 pitches, 300'
The Caverns 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 4 pitches, 400'
Selaginella 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 4 pitches, 560'
Featured Route For Five Open Books
Commitment 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a CA
: Yosemite National Park
: ... : Five Open Books
This climb is in the next book right of "Munginella".Either climb a curving corner or a crack to the right to a belay.Climb unprotected face to the corner and continue to a tree.Continue up to a roof, traverse under it to it's end and follow the corner to the top.Descend to the left. be careful not to knock rocks off, onto climbers below....[more] Browse More Classics in CA
BETA PHOTO: Five Open Books (photo stolen from Mike Morley - T...
By Chris Aufdemberg
Aug 16, 2016
Does anyone know the name and rating of the route indicated with arrows in the picture? Climbed it last week - very enjoyable. Has 1 questionable bolt below the first "roof" and a sling on the corner of the second "roof". Required some large cams; clean rock.