Tribal Rite, El Capitan A4 5.5

   
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Yosemite Valley, California USA

  • Currently 4.0/5
Avg time to climb route: 7 days
Approach time: 10 minutes
Descent time: 4 hours
Number of pitches: 29
Height of route: 2900'
Overview
This route ascends a staggering section of El Cap situated directly on the prow of the Southeast Buttress. It offers mostly steep and overhanging climbing on great rock. Good ledges appear miraculously at perfect bivy distances. Tribal Rite is about the same difficulty as Lost in America or Aurora.
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Source: SuperTopo Guidebook Staff Last update: September 25, 2013
El Capitan - Tribal Rite A4 5.5 - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click to Enlarge
Tribal Rite is route number 11.
Photo: Galen Rowell
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