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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
 13
More Balls Than Brains
TR, Aid
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a V-easy 3
 6
Parkay Squeeze
Trad, Boulder
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 147
Uncle Fanny
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 86
Church Bowl Chimney
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 882
Bishops Terrace
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 316
Church Bowl Lieback
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 25
Church Bowl Terrace
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 86
Pole Position
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 100
Revival
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 22
Deja Thorus
Trad, TR
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 327
Church Bowl Tree
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 31
Book of Revelation
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 23
Bitches' Terror
Trad
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 50
Energizer
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 5
700 Club
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
More Balls Than Brains
 13
A3 PG13 TR, Aid
Parkay Squeeze
 6
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a V-easy 3 Trad, Boulder
Uncle Fanny
 147
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Church Bowl Chimney
 86
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Bishops Terrace
 882
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Church Bowl Lieback
 316
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Church Bowl Terrace
 25
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Pole Position
 86
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Revival
 100
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Deja Thorus
 22
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Church Bowl Tree
 327
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Book of Revelation
 31
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Bitches' Terror
 23
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Energizer
 50
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
700 Club
 5
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
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There is no shuttle bus stop at Churchbowl. If taking the bus, get off at the Village Store stop and walk toward the Ahwahnee. Feb 23, 2010