Elevation: 4,037 ft
GPS: 37.749, -119.58 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Blitzo on Sep 15, 2006 with improvements by M Alexander
Admins: M Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes
Access Issue: Latest updates on Covid and 2020 visits. Details

Description

Church Bowl has some good moderate climbs. It is very popular and can get crowded.

Getting There

Church Bowl is on the north side of the road from Yosemite Village, to the Ahwahnee Hotel.

There is no shuttle bus stop at Churchbowl. If taking the bus, get off at the Village Store stop and walk toward the Ahwahnee.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Church Bowl

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
A3 PG13
 23
More Balls Than Brains
TR, Aid
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a V-easy 3
 8
Parkay Squeeze
Trad, Boulder
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 169
Uncle Fanny
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 98
Church Bowl Chimney
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 991
Bishops Terrace
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 355
Church Bowl Lieback
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 32
Church Bowl Terrace
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 103
Pole Position
Sport, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 114
Revival
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 26
Deja Thorus
Trad, TR
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 384
Church Bowl Tree
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 34
Book of Revelation
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 31
Bitches' Terror
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 62
Energizer
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 8
700 Club
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
More Balls Than Brains
 23
A3 PG13 TR, Aid
Parkay Squeeze
 8
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a V-easy 3 Trad, Boulder
Uncle Fanny
 169
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Church Bowl Chimney
 98
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Bishops Terrace
 991
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Church Bowl Lieback
 355
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Church Bowl Terrace
 32
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Pole Position
 103
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, TR
Revival
 114
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Deja Thorus
 26
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Church Bowl Tree
 384
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Book of Revelation
 34
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Bitches' Terror
 31
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Energizer
 62
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
700 Club
 8
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
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