Sunnyside Bench Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Jamcrack Area. R -> L: Bummer (5.10c) Lazy Bum ...
This is another popular cliff to the right of Lower Yosemite Falls.
It offers some good cracks and some face climbs.
This area can get very crowded.
Take the Lower Yosemite Falls trail to the bridge. Cross the bridge and after a short distance, the cliff will be on the left.
Weather station 0.6 miles from here
14 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',1]
Classic Climbing Routes in Sunnyside Bench
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Sunnyside Bench:
Raisin 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
R Trad, 1 pitch, 170'
Jamcrack 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, 2 pitches
Lemon 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 40'
Bummer 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 80'
Lazy Bum 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, 2 pitches
Featured Route For Sunnyside Bench
Lazy Bum 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b CA
: Yosemite National Park
: ... : Sunnyside Bench
Sunnyside bench sports two 5.10 finger cracks, one just to the left of Jamcrack called Lazy Bum (5.10D) and the other just to the left of this called Bummer (5.10C).Both cracks share the same first 20 feet, which is a bouldery 5.10b finger crack / face. Going slightly left from here puts you on Bummer 10C, and going right puts you on Lazy Bum 10D.Both of these climbs are excellent, protect well (micro gear required), and perfect for tuning your thin crack technique. Short and hard....[more] Browse More Classics in CA