21 - Reed's Pinnacle Area Rock Climbing
Rick Cashner free soloing "Reed's Direct"...
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.
This area is above the road, between the first and second tunnels on the Big Oak Flat Road, going to HWY 120.
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]
Classic Climbing Routes in 21 - Reed's Pinnacle Area
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics 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:
Ejesta 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 2 pitches, 210'
Dream Easy 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 4 pitches, 500'
Flatus 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, 2 pitches, 180'
Chingando 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, 1 pitch
Steppin' Out 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, 3 pitches, 300'
Featured Route For 21 - Reed's Pinnacle Area
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
Telephoto of Reed's Area. From the Wawona Tunnel a...
reeds pinnacle as viewed from top of generator cra...
BETA PHOTO: High resolution telephoto of The Iota; Chingando i...
General view of Reed's pinnacle area.
Reed's, taken from Turtleback Dome.