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  Steve Schneider on the Shield Headwall, El Cap.
 
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Yosemite's Best Big Wall Climbing Routes
Thirty years after the “Golden Age,” Yosemite Valley remains a mecca to big wall climbers. The reason is clear: there is no place on earth with the same combinations of size, rock quality, good weather and accessibility. In short, its damn hard to find a better large rocks to throw yourself at. The 54 climbs listed below are among the most classic in Yosemite.

Topos of all of Yosemite's best big wall climbs are available in our guidebook Yosemite Big Walls: SuperTopos.

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Route Name Formation Review
The Cosmos El Capitan
24
A4 5.7
3 Star Rating
The Nose El Capitan
31
5.14a or 5.9 C2
5 Star Rating
The Secret Passage El Capitan
19
5.13c
4 Star Rating
The Shield El Capitan
30
A3 5.8
5 Star Rating
Tis-sa-ack Half Dome
22
A3 5.9
4 Star Rating
Tribal Rite El Capitan
29
A4 5.5
4 Star Rating
Triple Direct El Capitan
30
C2 5.8
4 Star Rating
Wall of Early Morning Light El Capitan
27
A3 5.8
3 Star Rating
West Buttress El Capitan
20
A3 5.9 or 5.13c
2 Star Rating
West Face Leaning Tower
11
C2F 5.7
4 Star Rating
West Face El Capitan
15
5.11c
3 Star Rating
Wet Denim Daydream Leaning Tower
10
A3 5.6
3 Star Rating
Wyoming Sheep Ranch El Capitan
23
A4 5.8
3 Star Rating
Zenith Half Dome
21
A4 5.8
4 Star Rating
Zenyatta Mondatta El Capitan
16
A4 5.7
4 Star Rating
Zodiac El Capitan
16
A2 5.7
5 Star Rating
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