Elevation: 3,990 ft
GPS: 37.728, -119.62 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 120,925 total · 2,991/month
Shared By: Justin Johnsen on Jun 20, 2018
Admins: Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Vicki Schwantes, Justin Johnsen
Access Issue: Latest updates on Covid and falcon closures. Details

Description

Big paved area with toilets, trailhead access to Manure Pile Buttress and other areas, with fine view of some big rock.

Getting There

Now signed as El Capitan Picnic Area on Northside Drive.

63 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at El Cap Picnic Area (Eagle Creek)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 851
After Six
Trad 5 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 1,263
The Nutcracker Suite (aka Nutcra…
Trad 5 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 571
After Seven
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 126
C.S. Concerto
Trad 4 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 344
Nutcracker 5.9 Start Variation
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R
 57
Jump for Joy
Trad, TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 41
Commissioner Buttress
Trad 5 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13
 87
Haley's Comet
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5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 92
Just Do-do It
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5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 39
New Suede Shoes
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13
 3
Random Blessings
Trad 8 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13
 18
Demon's Delight
Trad 4 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 169
The Moratorium
Trad 4 pitches
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 4
Golden Years
Trad 9 pitches
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
 3
Psycho Bitch
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
After Six 5. Manure Pile Buttre…
 851
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 5 pitches
The Nutcracker Suite (aka N… 5. Manure Pile Buttre…
 1,263
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 5 pitches
After Seven 5. Manure Pile Buttre…
 571
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
C.S. Concerto 5. Manure Pile Buttre…
 126
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 4 pitches
Nutcracker 5.9 Start Variation 5. Manure Pile Buttre…
 344
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Jump for Joy 5. Manure Pile Buttre…
 57
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R Trad, TR
Commissioner Buttress 5. Manure Pile Buttre…
 41
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 5 pitches
Haley's Comet 5. Manure Pile Buttre…
 87
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13 Trad
Just Do-do It 5. Manure Pile Buttre…
 92
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
New Suede Shoes 1. Schultz's Ridge
 39
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Random Blessings 4. Slab Happy Pinnacle
 3
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13 Trad 8 pitches
Demon's Delight 1. Schultz's Ridge
 18
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13 Trad 4 pitches
The Moratorium 1. Schultz's Ridge
 169
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad 4 pitches
Golden Years 4. Slab Happy Pinnacle
 4
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Trad 9 pitches
Psycho Bitch 1. Schultz's Ridge
 3
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c Trad 6 pitches
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