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Yosemite Sport Climbs and Top Ropes
Authors: Chris McNamara and Chris Van Leuven
Routes:  200 (click to see the complete route list)
Difficulty: 5.1-5.12a
Pages: 120 pages
Edition: 1st Edition, July 2010

 


Yosemite Sport Climbs and Top Ropes includes over 200 of the best top ropes and bolted sport climbs in Yosemite Valley. The climbs range from 30-foot top ropes next to the road to awesome multi-pitch sport climbs and everything in between. Each of the 25 areas covered in this book gets color photos, color topos and detailed approach information with GPS coordinates. This book covers every ability level from from 5.1 for the first timers to many 5.11 and 5.12 routes for more experienced Valley climbers. Included are shady north-facing areas to escape the summer heat and sunny lower-elevation spots that offer perfect conditions all winter long. As in all SuperTopo books, the authors have documented each route with meticulous care to create the most detailed and accurate topos ever published.

Features available in both Print Books and eBooks:  
Most accurate & detailed topos ever!
First ascent history by Steve Roper
Nearly every route personally climbed by the authors

Itineraries for getting the most of your trip
Detailed approach and descent beta
Strategy and retreat beta

 

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Reviewers and Yosemite Climbing Experts praise:
  “SuperTopo guidebooks have widely become known for quality topos, detailed route descriptions and excellent information that will get you to and from the climb with ease. Yosemite Sport Climbs and Top Ropes continues in that vain with clear photos, detailed topos and  amusing historical perspectives on climbing in one of the most storied areas in the world.”
- Mike Schneiter, Splitter Choss

  “SuperTopo offers a clear and concise format and sets the stage for your own adventure with history to each route.”
- Conrad Anker, World Renowned Climber and Mountaineer

 

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Partial List of Included Climbs
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Route Name Formation Review
Washington Column - Astroman 5.11c - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
Astroman
5.11c, Washington Column

Astroman takes a brilliant steep and clean line.
Photo:Chris McNamara
Washington Column
11
5.11c
5 Star Rating
The Rostrum - North Face 5.11c - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
North Face
5.11c, The Rostrum

One of the finest multi-pitch 5.11 climbs anywhere.
Photo:Mark Kroese
The Rostrum
8
5.11c
5 Star Rating
The Cookie Cliff - Outer Limits 5.10c - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
Outer Limits
5.10c, The Cookie Cliff


Photo:Todd Snyder
The Cookie Cliff
1
5.10c
5 Star Rating
The Cookie Cliff - The Enema 5.11b - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
The Enema
5.11b, The Cookie Cliff


Photo:Todd Snyder
The Cookie Cliff
1
5.11b
5 Star Rating
The Cookie Cliff - Crack-a-go-go 5.11c - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
Crack-a-go-go
5.11c, The Cookie Cliff


Photo:Todd Snyder
The Cookie Cliff
1
5.11c
4 Star Rating
The Cookie Cliff - Cookie Monster 5.12a - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
Cookie Monster
5.12a, The Cookie Cliff


Photo:Todd Snyder
The Cookie Cliff
1
5.12a
4 Star Rating
The Cookie Cliff - Meat Grinder 5.10c - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
Meat Grinder
5.10c, The Cookie Cliff


Photo:Todd Snyder
The Cookie Cliff
3
5.10c
3 Star Rating
The Cookie Cliff - Butterballs 5.11c - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
Butterballs
5.11c, The Cookie Cliff


Photo:Todd Snyder
The Cookie Cliff
1
5.11c
4 Star Rating
The Cookie Cliff - Red Zinger 5.11d - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
Red Zinger
5.11d, The Cookie Cliff


Photo:Todd Snyder
The Cookie Cliff
1
5.11d
5 Star Rating
The Cookie Cliff - Wheat Thin 5.10c - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
Wheat Thin
5.10c, The Cookie Cliff


Photo:Todd Snyder
The Cookie Cliff
1
5.10c
5 Star Rating
The Cookie Cliff - Waverly Wafer 5.11a - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
Waverly Wafer
5.11a, The Cookie Cliff


Photo:Todd Snyder
The Cookie Cliff
1
5.11a
3 Star Rating
The Cookie Cliff - Hardd 5.11b - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
Hardd
5.11b, The Cookie Cliff


Photo:Todd Snyder
The Cookie Cliff
1
5.11b
3 Star Rating
The Cookie Cliff - The Cookie, Right Side 5.9 - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
The Cookie, Right Side
5.9, The Cookie Cliff


Photo:Todd Snyder
The Cookie Cliff
2
5.9
3 Star Rating
The Cookie Cliff - Elevator Shaft 5.8 R - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
Elevator Shaft
5.8 R, The Cookie Cliff


Photo:Todd Snyder
The Cookie Cliff
1
5.8 R
2 Star Rating
The Cookie Cliff - Beverly's Tower 5.10a - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click for details.
Beverly's Tower
5.10a, The Cookie Cliff


Photo:Todd Snyder
The Cookie Cliff
1
5.10a
3 Star Rating
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