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Rainbow bridge

5.11d, Sport, 90 ft,  Avg: 3.5 from 2 votes
FA: Chris Cantwell, Scott Burke, and Bruce Morris, October 1980
California > Yosemite NP > Yosemite Valley > Cathedral Spire… > Middle Cathedral Rock
Access Issue: Yosemite National Park climbing closures and conditions Details


A high angle friction/face route. Very much like 'Ephemeral clog dance' or Chiropdist shop' on Glacier point apron.


about 60 feet left of the start of Stoner's first pitch.


5 bolts

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Bruce Morris
Soulsbyville, CA
[Hide Comment] The first ascentionists of "Rainbow Bridge" (5.11d) were Chris Cantwell, Scott Burke, and me (Bruce Morris) in October 1980. I believe Bob Gaines et alia did the second ascent, down-rating RB to 11d. Jan 23, 2015