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Routes in Five and Dime Cliff

? S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Anti-Christ, The S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Bijou S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Chump Change T 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Copper Penny T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Five and Dime T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Inner Reaches T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Keystone Corner T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Markery S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Mockery S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Nickel Bag S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Ride the Lightning T,S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Whack and Dangle T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
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Type: Trad
FA: Don Reid and Jay Fiske, 1975.
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Shared By: Blitzo on Oct 16, 2006
Admins: M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Access Issue: Yosemite National Park climbing closures and conditions Details


Climb face and a offwidth crack, left of "Five and Dime".


Pro to 6".


Oakland, CA
Sirius   Oakland, CA
Burly crux.

Easy to build TR anchors if you don't have the gear (or the nuts) to lead it. Apr 14, 2007
M. Morley
Sacramento, CA
M. Morley   Sacramento, CA  
Most will want a couple LARGE pieces (#5 Camalot and larger) or be prepared to run it out towards the top. With only one #5, I ended up backing off on lead and opted for the top-rope instead. Aug 23, 2007
Aron Quiter
Oakland, CA
Aron Quiter   Oakland, CA  
This is one of the first routes I did in Yosemite, almost 10 years ago. I had major problems with the crux, and think I was crying by the time I finally got to the top of the climb! Jan 13, 2008
Will S
Joshua Tree
Will S   Joshua Tree
If you use the cheater flake inside, this is pretty light for the grade. Jun 3, 2011
Colin Brochard
Colin Brochard   Austin
found this pretty burly, TR'ing Five and Dime went much more smoothly... Jan 25, 2018

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