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Location: California > Yosemite National Park > Tuolumne Meadows > Mt. Conness > North Ridge (Easy 5th)
By: JaredG When: Aug 2, 2017

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Comments: I hiked in to Roosevelt Lake and approached from that side -- you can get up to the ridge with nothing harder than 4th class. I wasted a lot of time at the second tower, so I'll spray some more beta.

There were no less than 3 rappel anchors (left slings) -- one right at the top of the tower, another maybe 20 feet right below, and a third further out along the ridge. You probably only need the first and third. It seems like it would be difficult and a bit dangerous to stay on rappel fro... more >>

Location: California > Yosemite National Park > Yosemite Valley > Glacier Point Apron > Glacier Point Apron - Left > The Grack - Center (5.6)
By: JaredG When: Apr 30, 2017

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Comments: Felt like a true classic. Crowded with other gumbies but worth a bit of a wait. I recommend what we did -- climb with a single 70m, link pitches 2&3 as a rope stretcher super pitch (although maybe this is discourteous to later parties waiting for the belays to free up?). The leader of P1 should finish and belay at the higher stance (not the lower, more comfortable one), and refrain from using the rope to build an anchor. I followed the combo pitch 2&3 but it seems like it eats up nuts -- bri... more >>

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