Leaning Tower Area Rock Climbing
free hanging jug on pitch 7, I think... wild.
Start at the Bridalveil Falls pullout off the southeast side of Wawona Road. The El Capitan free shuttle bus stops here during peak season hours. Sort gear and pack up in the parking area, and if you drove, leave someone with the gear while the other parks outside the lot. There are bear boxes semi-hidden behind the bathroom so tourists won't fill them up. For some reason there is no overnight parking in the lot, possibly due to the current construction. Park down the road about a couple hundred yards at a pull out.
Weather station 4.3 miles from here
10 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Leaning Tower Area
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Leaning Tower Area:
Featured Route For Leaning Tower Area
West Face 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
: Yosemite National Park
: ... : Leaning Tower
11 Pitches of overhanging exposure! A continuously steep and strenuous route with some of the best exposure around. The route is technically easy, but can be mentally wearing due to the nature of the climbing. From the very start there is instant exposure. An awesome wall to cut your teeth on.Every pitch can be linked with a 60m rope and the hauling is really easy since the bag is almost always free hanging. Link pitches 1-2, 3-4, 5-6 for sure and it's much quicker. These take very little a...[more] Browse More Classics in California