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21 - Reed's Pinnacle Area

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Beyond Lunacy T 
Beyond the Fringe T 
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Bongs Away, Left T 
Chingando T 
Deer Route, The T 
Dr. Fun Time T 
Dream Easy T 
Ejesta T 
Flatus T 
Independence Pinnacle, Center T 
Independent Route (Independence Pinnacle left) T 
Iota, The T 
Lunatic Fringe T 
Olga's Trick T 
Phantom T 
Porter's Pout T 
Reed's Pinnacle Left T 
Reed's Pinnacle Regular Route T 
Reed's Pinnacle-Direct Route T 
Remnant, Center, The T 
Remnant-Left Side, The T 
Remnant-Right Side, The T 
Rocket In My Pocket T 
Scrunchy-Mungy T 
Steppin' Out T 
Stone Groove T 

21 - Reed's Pinnacle Area Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Another popular, classic, Yosemite crack climbing area.
Here you will find the Classic "Reed's Direct", "Chingando", "Lunatic Fringe" and "Stone Groove", to name a few.

Getting There 

This area is above the road, between the first and second tunnels on the Big Oak Flat Road, going to HWY 120.

Climbing Season



Weather station 6.4 miles from here

29 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',16],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',2],['5.8',3],['5.9',3],['5.10',15],['5.11',3],['5.12',1],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in 21 - Reed's Pinnacle Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for 21 - Reed's Pinnacle Area:
The Remnant-Right Side   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad   
Ejesta   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 2 pitches, 210'   
Bongs Away, Left   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Dream Easy   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 4 pitches, 500'   
Bong's Away Center   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Flatus   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 180'   
Reed's Pinnacle Regular Route   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 4 pitches, 300'   
Reed's Pinnacle Left   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 240'   
Reed's Pinnacle-Direct Route   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 3 pitches   
Chingando   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch   
Porter's Pout   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Independent Route (Independence Pinnacle left)   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 3 pitches, 300'   
Stone Groove   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
The Remnant-Left Side   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad   
Lunatic Fringe   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 140'   
Beyond the Fringe   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Olga's Trick   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 150'   
Independence Pinnacle, Center   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 2 pitches, 350'   
Steppin' Out   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 3 pitches, 300'   
Beyond Lunacy   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 7 pitches, 900'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Mary leads the third pitch.

Reed's Pinnacle Regular Route 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  CA : Yosemite National Park : ... : 21 - Reed's Pinnacle Area
This is a meandering route that features primarily 5.8 hands, stemming, etc. The highlight of the route is definitely the awesomely bizarre and incredibly fun squeeze tunnel at the third pitch. It will make you feel what it's like to be a nut jammed in a perfect constriction.On the final pitch, once you're on the sloping ledge, don't continue up left, but traverse right onto easier ground.You could do the last two pitches (tunnel and 5.9 hands) after topping out on Reed's Direct, if you were s...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Telephoto of Reed's Area. From the Wawona Tunnel a...
Rock Climbing Photo: High resolution telephoto of The Iota; Chingando i...
BETA PHOTO: High resolution telephoto of The Iota; Chingando i...
Rock Climbing Photo: Reed's, taken from Turtleback Dome.
Reed's, taken from Turtleback Dome.
Rock Climbing Photo: General view of Reed's pinnacle area.
General view of Reed's pinnacle area.
Rock Climbing Photo: reeds pinnacle as viewed from top of generator cra...
reeds pinnacle as viewed from top of generator cra...

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