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All 2174 | Routes 175 | Areas 32 | Approach Trails | Photos 990 | Page Improvements 1 | Comments 494 | Posts 55 | Stars 341 | Ratings 86
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Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
Rock Climbing Photo: Wesley (just 8 years old), poses in the Notch on t...

Wesley (just 8 years old), poses in the Notch on the Rostrum, Yosemite.

California > Yosemite National Park > ... > The Notch Route (5.6)

Jan 9, 2018

Rock Climbing Photo: The Notch Route on the Rostrum might be our favori...

The Notch Route on the Rostrum might be our favorite family outing to date in Yosemite. It allowed us to completely escape the New Years' crowd and provided a safe environment for our boys (8 and 10 y

The People of Mountain Proj... > Matthew Fienup > Favorite Photographs

Jan 9, 2018

Rock Climbing Photo: Wesley, at just 8 years old, sits in the Notch on ...

Wesley, at just 8 years old, sits in the Notch on the Rostrum, Yosemite National Park.

The People of Mountain Proj... > Matthew Fienup > Favorite Photographs

Jan 9, 2018

Rock Climbing Photo: Wesley Fienup climbs the corner-pitch back to the ...

Wesley Fienup climbs the corner-pitch back to the rim, (Notch Route, on the Rostrum).

California > Yosemite National Park > ... > The Notch Route (5.6)

Jan 9, 2018

Rock Climbing Photo: Bryson enjoys the awesome exposure from the Notch,...

Bryson enjoys the awesome exposure from the Notch, on the Rostrum.

California > Yosemite National Park > ... > The Notch Route (5.6)

Jan 9, 2018

Rock Climbing Photo: Bryson Fienup rappels into the notch. on the Rostr...

Bryson Fienup rappels into the notch. on the Rostrum.

California > Yosemite National Park > ... > The Notch Route (5.6)

Jan 9, 2018

Rock Climbing Photo: Base of Vanishing Flakes

Base of Vanishing Flakes

San Ysidro Canyon - Thomas ...

Jan 3, 2018

Rock Climbing Photo: There is evidence of a significant controlled burn...

There is evidence of a significant controlled burn conducted at the base of the crag, prior to the wall of the Thomas Fire racing down the canyon.

San Ysidro Canyon - Thomas ...

Jan 3, 2018

Rock Climbing Photo: Main Wall

Main Wall

San Ysidro Canyon - Thomas ...

Jan 3, 2018

Rock Climbing Photo: It's like losing a member of the family. (Dome Roc...

It's like losing a member of the family. (Dome Rock, California)

The People of Mountain Proj... > Matthew Fienup > Favorite Photographs

Oct 31, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Bryson and Wesley enjoy one of the great rest day ...

Bryson and Wesley enjoy one of the great rest day activities in the Upper Kern River Canyon around the Needles. Nobe Young Creek is home to some of the finest natural water slides and plunge pools. (S

The People of Mountain Proj... > Matthew Fienup > Favorite Photographs

Sep 28, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: The reason for calling this technique "the Go...

The reason for calling this technique "the Gondola" is that their reward for demonstrating perfect lowering technique on the top half of the route was to sit back and "ride" down t

The People of Mountain Proj... > Matthew Fienup > Miscellaneous

Aug 20, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: The most effective way to teach the boys to lower ...

The most effective way to teach the boys to lower properly was to use a technique that the boys came to affectionately call "the Gondola." To do this, I first counter ascend up, clip myself

The People of Mountain Proj... > Matthew Fienup > Miscellaneous

Aug 20, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Dome Rock (July 2017)

Dome Rock (July 2017)

The People of Mountain Proj... > Matthew Fienup > Favorite Photographs

Jul 28, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Dome Rock (July 2017)

Dome Rock (July 2017)

The People of Mountain Proj... > Matthew Fienup > Favorite Photographs

Jul 28, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Sadly, the signature tree appears to be dead.

Sadly, the signature tree appears to be dead.

California > Southern Sierra > ... > Tree Route (5.6)

Jul 25, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: No Sign of climbers

No Sign of climbers

The People of Mountain Proj... > Matthew Fienup > Miscellaneous

Jul 23, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Bryson climbs Croatalusley Challenged in the Owens...

Bryson climbs Croatalusley Challenged in the Owens River Gorge.

California > Sierra Eastside > ... > Crotalulsley Challenged (5.6)

Apr 11, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: On their very first multi-pitch outing, 10 year ol...

On their very first multi-pitch outing, 10 year old Bryson climbs the second pitch of Spontaneous Order, as his 7 year old brother Wesley waits his turn.

California > Central Coast > ... > Spontaneous Order (5.10a PG13)

Apr 3, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Past the crux, Ian makes a high step towards easie...

Past the crux, Ian makes a high step towards easier ground on Orangahang at San Ysidro.

California > Central Coast > ... > Orangahang (5.7+)

Mar 31, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: San Ysidro Canyon has been transformed by this win...

San Ysidro Canyon has been transformed by this winter's rain - one February storm dropped 11 inches of rain over 3 days. Tons of brush has been scoured from the stream-bed and part of the climbers

California > Central Coast > ... > San Ysidro

Mar 5, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: El Cap Meadow

El Cap Meadow

Jan 3, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Bryson Fienup climbs Simulkrime (5.9), below the A...

Bryson Fienup climbs Simulkrime (5.9), below the Alcove on El Capitan.

California > Yosemite National Park > ... > Simulkrime (5.9 R)

Jan 3, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Pacific Tree Frog, clearly enjoying the recent rai...

Pacific Tree Frog, clearly enjoying the recent rainfall in San Isidro Canyon.

California > Central Coast > ... > San Ysidro

Nov 21, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: MP logo

MP logo

Nov 5, 2016

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