Said and Done
Trad, 70 ft,
Avg: 2.8 from 4
FA: Bob Finn, John Yablonsky, Richard Harrison, & Don Reid - 1977
> Yosemite NP
> Lower Merced Ri…
> m. The Owl Area
> This & That Cliff
Yosemite National Park climbing closures and conditions
Yosemite National Park has yearly closures for Peregrine Falcon Protection March 1- July 15.
Always check the Yosemite website Peregrine Closure page at nps.gov/yose/planyourvisit/…
for the most current details and park alerts, and to learn more about the peregrine falcon, and how closures help it survive. This page also shares closures and warning due to current fires, smoke, etc.
Besides the Bouldering Arch, this is the warm-up for the area. However, if you are not comfortable at leading down canyon, this will not feel like a warm up.
Short but steep tight hands with double cracks in a right facing corner. The rock quality is excellent.
Rap off of a bolted anchor with slings.
On the Tips side of the cliff, about 100 feet left of the French Fry and the Bouldering Arch.
Single set to 3" Bring an extra #1.75 - #2.5 Friends.