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.

61 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
 205
Nurdle
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 42
Golden Needles
Trad 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 50
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
 91
Suds
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 73
Babble On
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 215
Knob Job
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 40
Desperate Straights
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 109
Boneheads
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 66
The Super Slacker Highway
Trad 8 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 103
Knuckleheads
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 224
Sherrie's Crack
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 67
The Tube
Trad
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 33
Fish Crack
Trad
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 19
Crimson Cringe
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Nurdle Pat & Jack Pinnacle
 205
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Golden Needles Cascade Falls - Left
 42
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Unknown (5.8?) Pat & Jack Pinnacle
 50
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Makayla's Climb Pat & Jack Pinnacle
 68
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Suds Pat & Jack Pinnacle
 91
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Babble On Pat & Jack Pinnacle
 73
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Knob Job Pat & Jack Pinnacle
 215
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Desperate Straights Pat & Jack Pinnacle
 40
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Boneheads Pat & Jack Pinnacle
 109
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
The Super Slacker Highway Pat & Jack Pinnacle
 66
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 8 pitches
Knuckleheads Pat & Jack Pinnacle
 103
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Sherrie's Crack Pat & Jack Pinnacle
 224
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
The Tube Pat & Jack Pinnacle
 67
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Fish Crack Cascade Falls - Left
 33
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
Crimson Cringe Cascade Falls - Left
 19
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Trad
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