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Chicken Delight

5.10d, TR, 130 ft,  Avg: 2.5 from 11 votes
FA: unknown
California > Yosemite NP > Lower Merced Ri… > h. Cookie Area > Cookie Cliff
Access Issue: Yosemite National Park climbing closures and conditions Details


Face climbing at the Cookie? Once your fingers, hands and fists are trashed from all the four star crack climbs, end the day by tossing a rope on this slab climb.

Long reaches between chicken heads of varying shapes and sizes marks the route.


This climb is found on the slab below the main cliff(Cookie Crumb) near Cookie Left Side. Keep an eye out for poison oak!


Usually done as a toprope.

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Mike A. on Chicken Heads Delight.
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KyleAnderson Anderson
San Francisco, CA
[Hide Comment] Does anyone know the name / have any info on the bolted line directly to the right of this route? Nov 27, 2013
[Hide Comment] The two climbs to the right are(from L-R) are Girls Just Wanna Have Fun - 5.11c and Twisted Sister - 5.11c. Jan 22, 2018