Elevation: 3,925 ft
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Mostly along Southside Drive in Yosemite Valley.

341 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Valley South Side

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5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 680
The Grack - Center
Trad 3 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R
 1,045
Snake Dike
Trad 8 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b C2
 202
West Face
Trad, Aid 11 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 807
Central Pillar of Frenzy
Trad 5 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 303
Regular Route (Higher Cathedral…
Trad 4 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1
 355
Regular Northwest Face of Half Dome
Trad, Aid 23 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13
 243
Northeast Buttress
Trad 11 pitches
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 194
Steck-Salathe
Trad 15 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b A0
 697
East Buttress
Trad, Aid 11 pitches
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 249
Mr. Natural
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 104
Manana
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 99
Yin-Yang
Trad 2 pitches
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 275
The North Face
Trad 8 pitches
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 135
Voyager
Trad 7 pitches
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 84
Drive By Shooting
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Grack - Center Glacier Point A… > Grack Area
 680
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 3 pitches
Snake Dike Half Dome > Southwest Face
 1,045
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R Trad 8 pitches
West Face Leaning Tower Area > Leaning Tower
 202
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b C2 Trad, Aid 11 pitches
Central Pillar of Frenzy Cathedral Area > Middle Cathedral Rock
 807
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 5 pitches
Regular Route (Higher Cathe… Cathedral Area > Higher Cathedral Spire
 303
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 4 pitches
Regular Northwest Face of H… Half Dome > Northwest Face
 355
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1 Trad, Aid 23 pitches
Northeast Buttress Cathedral Area > Higher Cathedral Rock
 243
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13 Trad 11 pitches
Steck-Salathe Sentinel Rock
 194
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 15 pitches
East Buttress Cathedral Area > Middle Cathedral Rock
 697
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b A0 Trad, Aid 11 pitches
Mr. Natural Glacier Point A… > GPA - Right Side
 249
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Manana Sentinel Creek Area
 104
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Yin-Yang Sentinel Creek Area
 99
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 2 pitches
The North Face Rostrum
 275
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad 8 pitches
Voyager Leaning Tower Area > Fifi Buttress
 135
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad 7 pitches
Drive By Shooting Chapel Wall
 84
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
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