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Unicorn Peak Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 10,825'
Location: 37.8457, -119.38209 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: kenr on Aug 30, 2014
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Description 

Dramatic peak visible from many places in the Tuolumne area. Nice summit view. Interesting climbing to reach the highest north summit, but pretty short compared to the approach (shortest from the east side).

Getting There 

Trailhead is at Tuolumne Meadows campground (along S side of highway 120 about 8 miles W from the Yosemite N.P. east entrance at Tioga Pass) near group camp, the B loop. Bear-proof boxes for day-hiker food storage.

Climbing Season

For the Cathedral Range area.

Weather station 9.9 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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Rock Climbing Photo: Unicorn Peak from the west

Unicorn Peak normal route 4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b  California : Yosemite National Park : ... : Unicorn Peak
Dramatic peak visible from many places in the Tuolumne area. Nice summit view. Interesting climbing to reach the highest N summit, but pretty short compared to the approach (shortest from the East side). Difficulty of the N summit traditionally rated class 4, but one obvious way of doing it has a slightly overhanging (or at least fully vertical) move with exposure to a deadly fall - seems more like class 5.. (If you're more of a scrambler than a serious rock-climber ... unless you're partnered w...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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By Justin Johnsen
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From: Nor Cal
Aug 30, 2014
Hey Ken, I created this page and assigned it to you, using some of your exact text from your normal route page.

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