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European Vacation

5.13b, Sport, 60 ft (18 m), 2 pitches,  Avg: 3 from 2 votes
FA: Ron Kauk August 1988
California > Yosemite NP > Tuolumne Meadows > Pywiak Dome
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Work up a left-facing corner until you can stem across left to access the first of 5 protection bolts leading in a direct line to a double bolt anchor.


On the southeast face of Pywiack Dome to the right of "Clash of the Titans"(5.13a)


5 lead bolts leading to double bolt anchor at the 60-foot mark. Doing the short second pitch requires some conventional pro.

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Peter Mayfield leading "European Vacation" (5.13b) in 1990.
[Hide Photo] Peter Mayfield leading "European Vacation" (5.13b) in 1990.

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[Hide Comment] What's the difficulty breakdown for the two pitches? Mar 16, 2020
Bruce Morris
Soulsbyville, CA
[Hide Comment] The first is the money pitch, 13b, the second is easier. Mar 17, 2020