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Routes in Southwest Face

Freerider T 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b PG13
Golden Gate T 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Heart Route (Free) T 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c V10 7C+
Magic Mushroom T 5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a A3
Muir Wall T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b A2
Never Never Land 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a A3
Nose, The T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2
Quo Vadis T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a A4+
Salathe Wall T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2
Shield, The T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c A3 PG13
Squeeze Play 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a A3
Triple Direct T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2
Elevation: 4,719 ft
GPS: 37.73, -119.639 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Justin Johnsen on Nov 9, 2017
Admins: M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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The Southwest Face of El Cap.
Closures for Peregrine Falcon Protection Details

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Classic Climbing Routes at Southwest Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c A3 PG13
The Shield
Trad, Aid 30 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2
The Nose
Trad, Aid 31 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2
Triple Direct
Trad, Aid 35 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2
Salathe Wall
Trad, Aid 35 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a A3
Never Never Land
Aid 20 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b A2
Muir Wall
Trad, Aid 33 pitches
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b PG13
Freerider
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Shield
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c A3 PG13 Trad, Aid 30 pitches
The Nose
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2 Trad, Aid 31 pitches
Triple Direct
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2 Trad, Aid 35 pitches
Salathe Wall
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2 Trad, Aid 35 pitches
Never Never Land
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a A3 Aid 20 pitches
Muir Wall
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b A2 Trad, Aid 33 pitches
Freerider
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b PG13 Trad
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