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|FA:||Bruce Hildenbrand and Tom Sisson 8/78|
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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.
Pitch 1 - climb the discontinuous finger crack(5.7) to a two bolt anchor with quick links and chain.
Pitch 2 - head slightly right and up past two closely spaced bolts then up and right(5.10a) over a small roof to a third bolt. Climb 20-25 feet to a two-bolt anchor.
Pitch 3 - climb up and slightly right past three bolts(5.10a) to the two-bolt anchor which is shared by Diaphoretic Spasms.
To descend, either walk off to the right or rappel Diaphoretic Spasms.