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Classic Climbs for Tuolumne Meadows


Mountain Project's determination of the most popular, highly-rated routes.

V1 5
 33
Flakes
Boulder
V1 5
 28
Olmsted Crack
Boulder
V3 6A PG13
 8
Texas Radio
Boulder
V3 6A
 30
The Scoop
Boulder
V3 6A
 37
Double Dyno
Boulder
V5 6C
 36
Kauk Problem
Boulder
V5 6C
 22
Cellulite Eliminator Stand Start
Boulder
V7 7A+
 21
Cellulite Eliminator
Boulder
V8 7B
 6
Mean Green
Boulder
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b PG13
 29
John Muir Route (The Mountaineer…
Trad, Alpine
Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c
 13
Cathedral Range Traverse
Trad, Alpine
Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c
 151
North Ridge
Trad, Alpine
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 134
North Face
Trad, Alpine 2 pitches
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 390
Northwest Buttress
Trad, Alpine 14 pitches
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 58
Guide Cracks 4
Trad, TR
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 200
West Ridge
Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13
 151
Holdless Horror
Trad 4 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 1,223
Southeast Buttress
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 321
Northwest Books
Trad 2 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b R
 150
Great White Book
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 44
Errett By Bit
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 498
Matthes Crest Traverse - South t…
Trad, Alpine
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 166
Hobbit Book
Trad 4 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 144
Puppy Crack
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 293
West Country
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R
 44
Left Water Crack
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 172
Hermaphrodite Flake
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 87
Guide Cracks 3
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 193
Zee Tree
Trad, Sport 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 83
Tenaya, Matthes, Cathedral Traverse
Trad, Alpine
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 88
Bull Dozier
Trad 3 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 116
Golfer's Route
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 62
Guide Cracks 2
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 52
Guide Cracks 1
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
 334
South Crack
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 103
Shagadelic
Trad 4 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
 20
Magical Mystery Tour
Trad, Sport 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 87
Battle of the Bulge
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
 52
Great Pumpkin
Trad 5 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
 48
Isostacy
Trad 4 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 42
Ivory Tower, Left
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 99
Boltway
Trad, Alpine 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 43
North Ridge of Matthes Crest
Trad, Alpine
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 88
Alimony Cracks
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 34
Deimos
Trad 3 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 50
Witch of the West
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
 112
Blown Away
Trad 5 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 589
West Crack
Trad 5 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 36
Super Chicken
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 28
Felsic
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 639
Regular Route
Trad 12 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R
 77
The Dike Route
Trad, Sport 5 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 65
West Pillar
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
 90
Aqua Knobby
Trad 4 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 218
On the Lamb
Trad 4 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 33
The Yawn
Trad 4 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 142
Phobos
Trad 3 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 79
Cooke Book
Trad 4 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 22
My Favorite Things
Trad 15 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 211
Crescent Arch
Trad 6 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13
 31
Needle & Spoon
Sport 4 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 109
Darth Vader's Revenge
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R
 59
Fingertips
Sport 2 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 163
Crying Time Again
Trad 4 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 78
The Great Circle
Trad 2 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 82
Ivory Tower, Center
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 46
Excellent Smithers
Sport 4 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 96
Little Sheeba
Trad, TR
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 42
Hoodwink
Trad 4 pitches
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 73
West Pillar Direct
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R
 57
American Wet Dream
Trad 5 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
 18
Ciebola
Trad 2 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 33
Shit Hooks
Trad
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 213
Direct Northwest Face
Trad 3 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 53
South West Face (Harding) Route
Trad, Alpine 9 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 30
Galen's Crack
TR
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 123
Bombs over Tokyo (1st pitch)
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 39
Knobulator
Trad, Alpine
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 228
Lucky Streaks
Trad 6 pitches
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13
 36
Knobnoxious
Sport, Alpine
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 41
Lord Caffeine
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 78
Gram
Trad 3 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13
 26
Knobvious
Trad, Alpine
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 289
OZ
Trad 5 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 26
Penguin Cafe
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c R
 7
Sorcerer's Apprentice
Trad 7 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 41
Orange Plasma
Sport, Alpine
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 19
Handbook
Trad 2 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 75
Tideline
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 28
Black Angel
Trad, Alpine
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 40
Memo From Lloyd
Trad
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c PG13
 28
By Hook or By Crook
Trad 3 pitches
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 79
Blues Riff
Trad 2 pitches
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 59
Do or Fly
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a X
 6
Bachar-Yerian
Trad 4 pitches
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a V3 6A
 23
Machine World
Boulder
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 16
Goldfinger
Trad
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a R
 8
Heart of Stone
Trad 10 pitches
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 24
Horseshoes and Hand Grenades
Trad
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 14
Electric Africa
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Flakes Tuolumne Bould… > Tenaya E Boulders > Cube
 33
V1 5 Boulder
Olmsted Crack Tuolumne Bould… > Olmsted Point B… > Olmsted Crack Boulder
 28
V1 5 Boulder
Texas Radio Tuolumne Bould… > Tenaya W Boulders
 8
V3 6A PG13 Boulder
The Scoop Tuolumne Bould… > Knobs > Scoop Boulder
 30
V3 6A Boulder
Double Dyno Tuolumne Bould… > Knobs > Eliminator Boulder
 37
V3 6A Boulder
Kauk Problem Tuolumne Bould… > Knobs > Eliminator Boulder
 36
V5 6C Boulder
Cellulite Eliminator Stand… Tuolumne Bould… > Gunks > Steel Fingers
 22
V5 6C Boulder
Cellulite Eliminator Tuolumne Bould… > Gunks > Steel Fingers
 21
V7 7A+ Boulder
Mean Green Tuolumne Bould… > Gunks > Green Meanies
 6
V8 7B Boulder
John Muir Route (The Mounta… Cathedral Range > Cathedral Peak > Southeast Slopes
 29
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b PG13 Trad, Alpine
Cathedral Range Traverse Cathedral Range > Cathedral Range Encha…
 13
Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c Trad, Alpine
North Ridge Glen Aulin Area > Mt Conness
 151
Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c Trad, Alpine
North Face Cathedral Range > Eichorn Pinnacle
 134
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad, Alpine 2 pitches
Northwest Buttress Cathedral Range > Tenaya Peak
 390
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, Alpine 14 pitches
Guide Cracks 4 Daff Area > Daff Dome > S Flank
 58
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, TR
West Ridge Glen Aulin Area > Mt Conness
 200
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
Holdless Horror Dozier Dome
 151
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13 Trad 4 pitches
Southeast Buttress Cathedral Range > Cathedral Peak > Southeast Slopes
 1,223
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Northwest Books Lembert Dome > Northwest Face
 321
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 2 pitches
Great White Book Stately Pleasure Dome
 150
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b R Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Errett By Bit Dozier Dome
 44
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
Matthes Crest Traverse - So… Cathedral Range > Matthes Crest
 498
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine
Hobbit Book Mariuolumne Area > Mariuolumne Dome > Main Wall
 166
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 4 pitches
Puppy Crack Puppy Dome
 144
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
West Country Stately Pleasure Dome
 293
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Left Water Crack Lembert Dome > W Face
 44
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R Trad 2 pitches
Hermaphrodite Flake Stately Pleasure Dome
 172
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Guide Cracks 3 Daff Area > Daff Dome > S Flank
 87
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Zee Tree Pywiack Area > Pywiak Dome
 193
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Sport 6 pitches
Tenaya, Matthes, Cathedral… Cathedral Range > Cathedral Range Encha…
 83
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine
Bull Dozier Dozier Dome
 88
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
Golfer's Route Low Profile Dome
 116
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Guide Cracks 2 Daff Area > Daff Dome > S Flank
 62
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Guide Cracks 1 Daff Area > Daff Dome > S Flank
 52
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
South Crack Stately Pleasure Dome
 334
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Shagadelic Medlicott Dome > W Face, Center
 103
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 4 pitches
Magical Mystery Tour Fairview Dome > W Face
 20
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R Trad, Sport 3 pitches
Battle of the Bulge Puppy Dome
 87
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Great Pumpkin Fairview Dome > W Face
 52
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R Trad 5 pitches
Isostacy Dozier Dome
 48
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R Trad 4 pitches
Ivory Tower, Left Olmsted Area > Olmsted Canyon Right
 42
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Boltway Stately Pleasure Dome
 99
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 2 pitches
North Ridge of Matthes Crest Cathedral Range > Matthes Crest
 43
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine
Alimony Cracks Daff Area > Daff Dome > S Flank
 88
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Deimos Phobos/Deimos Cliff
 34
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 3 pitches
Witch of the West Daff Area > Daff Dome > W Face
 50
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Blown Away Daff Area > Daff Dome > W Face
 112
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13 Trad 5 pitches
West Crack Daff Area > Daff Dome > W Face
 589
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 5 pitches
Super Chicken Medlicott Dome > W Face, Left
 36
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Felsic Dozier Dome
 28
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Regular Route Fairview Dome > N Face
 639
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 12 pitches
The Dike Route Pywiack Area > Pywiak Dome
 77
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R Trad, Sport 5 pitches
West Pillar Cathedral Range > Eichorn Pinnacle
 65
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Aqua Knobby Pywiack Area > Pywiak Dome
 90
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13 Trad 4 pitches
On the Lamb Mariuolumne Area > Lamb Dome
 218
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 4 pitches
The Yawn Medlicott Dome > W Face, Left
 33
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 4 pitches
Phobos Phobos/Deimos Cliff
 142
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Cooke Book Daff Area > Daff Dome > W Face
 79
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 4 pitches
My Favorite Things Olmsted Area > Clouds Rest > W Face
 22
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 15 pitches
Crescent Arch Daff Area > Daff Dome > W Face
 211
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 6 pitches
Needle & Spoon Pywiack Area > Pywiak Dome
 31
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13 Sport 4 pitches
Darth Vader's Revenge Low Profile Dome
 109
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Fingertips Daff Area > Daff Dome > S Flank
 59
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R Sport 2 pitches
Crying Time Again Lembert Dome > Northwest Face
 163
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 4 pitches
The Great Circle Daff Area > Daff Dome > S Flank
 78
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 2 pitches
Ivory Tower, Center Olmsted Area > Olmsted Canyon Right
 82
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Excellent Smithers Medlicott Dome > W Face, Center
 46
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport 4 pitches
Little Sheeba Mariuolumne Area > Lamb Dome
 96
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Hoodwink Tenaya Lake Area > Harlequin Dome
 42
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 4 pitches
West Pillar Direct Cathedral Range > Eichorn Pinnacle
 73
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
American Wet Dream Tenaya Lake Area > Mountaineer's Dome
 57
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R Trad 5 pitches
Ciebola Medlicott Dome > W Face, Right
 18
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13 Trad 2 pitches
Shit Hooks Low Profile Dome
 33
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Direct Northwest Face Lembert Dome > Northwest Face
 213
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
South West Face (Harding) R… Glen Aulin Area > Mt Conness
 53
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 9 pitches
Galen's Crack Galen's Crack
 30
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b TR
Bombs over Tokyo (1st pitch) Daff Area > Daff Dome > W Face
 123
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Knobulator Daff Area > … > E Cottage Dome… > W Face
 39
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Alpine
Lucky Streaks Fairview Dome > W Face
 228
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 6 pitches
Knobnoxious Daff Area > … > E Cottage Dome… > W Face
 36
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13 Sport, Alpine
Lord Caffeine Olmsted Area > Olmsted Canyon Right
 41
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Gram Mariuolumne Area > Drug Dome
 78
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 3 pitches
Knobvious Daff Area > … > E Cottage Dome… > W Face
 26
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13 Trad, Alpine
OZ Mariuolumne Area > Drug Dome
 289
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 5 pitches
Penguin Cafe Murphy Creek Area > Murphy Creek
 26
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Sorcerer's Apprentice Fairview Dome > W Face
 7
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c R Trad 7 pitches
Orange Plasma Daff Area > … > E Cottage Dome… > W Face
 41
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport, Alpine
Handbook Whizz Domes > N Whizz Dome
 19
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 2 pitches
Tideline Olmsted Area > Olmsted Canyon Right
 75
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Black Angel Stately Pleasure Dome
 28
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine
Memo From Lloyd Low Profile Dome
 40
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
By Hook or By Crook Tenaya Lake Area > Harlequin Dome
 28
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c PG13 Trad 3 pitches
Blues Riff Phobos/Deimos Cliff
 79
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad 2 pitches
Do or Fly Puppy Dome
 59
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad
Bachar-Yerian Medlicott Dome > W Face, Right
 6
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a X Trad 4 pitches
Machine World Puppy Dome
 23
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a V3 6A Boulder
Goldfinger Phobos/Deimos Cliff
 16
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
Heart of Stone Fairview Dome > W Face
 8
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a R Trad 10 pitches
Horseshoes and Hand Grenades Puppy Dome
 24
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
Electric Africa Pywiack Area > Pywiak Dome
 14
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Trad