Wall of Early Morning Light, El Capitan A3 5.8

   
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Yosemite Valley, California USA

  • Currently 3.0/5
Avg time to climb route: 7 days
Approach time: 20 minutes
Descent time: 4 hours
Number of pitches: 27
Height of route: 2700'
Overview
This route's neighbors, New Dawn and Mescalito, are more natural and of higher overall quality. The bottom two-thirds of Early Morning Light is heavily riveted with sketchy aluminum dowels, while the upper third is classic. The line is as technically difficult as Mescalito but not as sustained.
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Source: SuperTopo Guidebook Staff Last update: June 2, 2009
El Capitan - Wall of Early Morning Light A3 5.8 - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click to Enlarge
Wall of Early Morning Light is route number 14.
Photo: Galen Rowell
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