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Areas in Cascade Area

Cascade Falls - Left 7 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 7
Cascade Falls - Right 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 5
Cascade Falls - Upper 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2
Jungle Gym, The 9 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 10
Pat and Jack Pinnacle 29 / 9 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 36
Access Issue: Yosemite National Park climbing closures and conditions Details

Description

Cascade Falls is a beautiful waterfall in the Lower Merced Canyon.
This area offers easy to very hard climbing on awesome rock.

Getting There

Park at the parking area at Cascade Bridge.
Approaches are obvious.

60 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Cascade Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 198
Nurdle
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 38
Golden Needles
Trad 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 48
Unknown (5.8?)
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 68
Makayla's Climb
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 87
Suds
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 70
Babble On
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 204
Knob Job
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 36
Desperate Straights
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 106
Boneheads
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 57
The Super Slacker Highway
Trad 8 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 97
Knuckleheads
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 215
Sherrie's Crack
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 61
The Tube
Trad
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 24
Fish Crack
Trad
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 16
Crimson Cringe
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Nurdle Pat and Jack Pinnacle
 198
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Golden Needles Cascade Falls - Left
 38
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Unknown (5.8?) Pat and Jack Pinnacle
 48
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Makayla's Climb Pat and Jack Pinnacle
 68
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Suds Pat and Jack Pinnacle
 87
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Babble On Pat and Jack Pinnacle
 70
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Knob Job Pat and Jack Pinnacle
 204
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Desperate Straights Pat and Jack Pinnacle
 36
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Boneheads Pat and Jack Pinnacle
 106
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
The Super Slacker Highway Pat and Jack Pinnacle
 57
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 8 pitches
Knuckleheads Pat and Jack Pinnacle
 97
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Sherrie's Crack Pat and Jack Pinnacle
 215
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
The Tube Pat and Jack Pinnacle
 61
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Fish Crack Cascade Falls - Left
 24
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
Crimson Cringe Cascade Falls - Left
 16
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Trad
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