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Elevation: 4,037 ft 1,230 m
GPS: 37.74908, -119.58015
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Description Suggest change

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

Getting There Suggest change

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.
C3 PG13
 36
More Balls Than Brains
TR, Aid
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 198
Uncle Fanny
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 115
Church Bowl Chimney
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 1,250
Bishops Terrace
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 409
Church Bowl Lieback
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 39
Church Bowl Terrace
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 115
Pole Position
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 132
Revival
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 31
Deja Thorus
Trad, TR
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 468
Church Bowl Tree
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 6
Tammy Fae
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 45
Book of Revelation
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 39
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Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 81
Energizer
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 10
700 Club
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
More Balls Than Brains
 36
C3 PG13 TR, Aid
Uncle Fanny
 198
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Church Bowl Chimney
 115
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Bishops Terrace
 1,250
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Church Bowl Lieback
 409
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Church Bowl Terrace
 39
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Pole Position
 115
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Revival
 132
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Deja Thorus
 31
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Church Bowl Tree
 468
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Tammy Fae
 6
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Book of Revelation
 45
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
[Redacted]
 39
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Energizer
 81
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
700 Club
 10
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
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