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 · Updates
Admins: Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Vicki Schwantes, Justin Johnsen
Access Issue: Latest updates on Covid and falcon closures. 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.
C3 PG13
 26
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
 177
Uncle Fanny
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 102
Church Bowl Chimney
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 1,053
Bishops Terrace
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 370
Church Bowl Lieback
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 33
Church Bowl Terrace
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 105
Pole Position
Sport, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 119
Revival
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 28
Deja Thorus
Trad, TR
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 403
Church Bowl Tree
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 36
Book of Revelation
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 31
Bitches' Terror
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 64
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
 26
C3 PG13 TR, Aid
Parkay Squeeze
 8
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a V-easy 3 Trad, Boulder
Uncle Fanny
 177
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Church Bowl Chimney
 102
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Bishops Terrace
 1,053
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Church Bowl Lieback
 370
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Church Bowl Terrace
 33
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Pole Position
 105
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, TR
Revival
 119
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Deja Thorus
 28
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Church Bowl Tree
 403
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Book of Revelation
 36
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Bitches' Terror
 31
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Energizer
 64
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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