Snake Dike, Half Dome 5.7 R


Yosemite Valley, California USA

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Recommended Gear

Below is listed some of the gear the SuperTopo team would take when climbing this route.

1 set of Black Diamond Stopper
1 set of DMM Peenut
1 set of Metolius Master Cam
1 set of Black Diamond Camalot C4 #0.5-1
1 60m x 9.2mm Climbing Rope
7 Black Diamond Oz Quickdraw or CAMP Nano 23 Quickdraw
12 extra CAMP Nano 23 carabiners
5 Mammut Contact Dyneema shoulder-length slings
Light climbing harness like the Petzl Hirundos Harness or CAMP Air Harness
Petzl Reverso 4 belay device
Climbing shoes
Petzl Meteor
Gear sling or just use a 9/16 runner
Metolius belay gloves (full fingered leather gloves useful for descent)
hydration pack
Iodine tablets for water purification
La Sporitva Exum Pro or Evolve Escapist approach shoes
Black Diamond ReVolt headlamp
sun hat
The North Face Venture or North Face Venture - Women's or other light rain shell.
GPS device (optional)
Black Diamond Distance Carbon Z trekking poles