21 - Reed's Pinnacle Area Rock Climbing
Rick Cashner free soloing "Reed's Direct"...
Another popular, classic, Yosemite crack climbing area.
Here you will find the Classic "Reed's Direct", "Chingando", "Lunatic Fringe" and "Stone Groove", to name a few.
This area is above the road, between the first and second tunnels on the Big Oak Flat Road, going to HWY 120.
Weather station 6.4 miles from here
32 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',19],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in 21 - Reed's Pinnacle Area
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for 21 - Reed's Pinnacle Area:
Dream Easy 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 4 pitches, 500'
Ejesta 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 2 pitches, 210'
Flatus 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, 2 pitches, 180'
Chingando 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, 1 pitch
Steppin' Out 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, 3 pitches, 300'
Featured Route For 21 - Reed's Pinnacle Area
Steppin' Out 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b CA
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The first two pitches you probably forget next day , but you have to climb them to approach business pitch P1. Start from right side of the tree, (20 feet left from start of Ejesta) follow thin crack than face moves to wide crack up to the tree with rappel slings. 130 feet. 5.7-5.8 depending of what you are doingP2. Traverse left to the corner and climb the corner crack to horn/small pinnacle with the slings . This is top of p2 of Independence Center which share same path with Steppin' Out up to...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
Telephoto of Reed's Area. From the Wawona Tunnel a...
reeds pinnacle as viewed from top of generator cra...
BETA PHOTO: High resolution telephoto of The Iota; Chingando i...
General view of Reed's pinnacle area.
Reed's, taken from Turtleback Dome.