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The Shark Rock Climbing 


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Location: 37.83972, -119.4537 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Bruce Hildenbrand on Aug 17, 2015
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Description 

This area lies across the road from the east end of Tenaya Lake parking area between Harlequin Dome and Mountaineer's Dome. The big, right facing dihedral of Curve like here is the most obvious feature.

Getting There 

Park at the east end of Tenaya Lake parking area and grovel uphill.

Climbing Season

For the Tenaya Lake area.

Weather station 8.6 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Curve Like Her 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a California : Yosemite National Park : ... : The Shark
This route climbs into, out of and back into the prominent right facing dihedral on The Shark.Pitch 1 - grovel up a wide crack using a belly crawl, if necessary(5.6). Enter and continue upthe dihedral for a short way and belay.Pitch 2 - continue up the dihedral to a fixed pin. Traverse out and right(crux) onto the face and up to a bolt which seems oh, so far away. Head straight up to the dihedral and belay.Pitch 3 - continue up the dihedral(5.8 hands) until it is advisable to traverse right(bo...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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