Elevation: 4,315 ft
GPS: 37.749, -119.573 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Justin Johnsen on May 14, 2019 · Updates
Admins: Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Vicki Schwantes, Justin Johnsen
Access Issue: Latest updates on Covid and falcon closures. Details

Description

Climber's left hand side of Royal Arches.

Getting There

From the Ahwahnee, head east (toward the Arches) on the Valley Loop Trail for a short while, then find a climber's trail heading to the left side.

16 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Western Royal Arches

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 130
Trial By Fire
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 487
Super Slide
Trad 5 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 163
Peruvian Flake
Trad
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 672
Sons of Yesterday
Trad 6 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R
 3
Permanent Waves
Trad 2 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 27
Maxine's Wall
Trad 4 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13
 14
Tenaya's Tears
Trad 7 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13
 862
Serenity Crack
Trad 3 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13
 3
Deviltry
Trad
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 7
Adrenaline
Trad
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a R
 8
Firefingers
Trad 2 pitches
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 9
Demimonde
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Trial By Fire
 130
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Super Slide
 487
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 5 pitches
Peruvian Flake
 163
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Sons of Yesterday
 672
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 6 pitches
Permanent Waves
 3
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R Trad 2 pitches
Maxine's Wall
 27
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad 4 pitches
Tenaya's Tears
 14
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13 Trad 7 pitches
Serenity Crack
 862
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13 Trad 3 pitches
Deviltry
 3
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13 Trad
Adrenaline
 7
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad
Firefingers
 8
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a R Trad 2 pitches
Demimonde
 9
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
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Routes Mostly Face: Southwest
Sunny Roughly 11am to 5pm during high season
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