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By david ladowitz
Sep 28, 2012
I was just in Yosemite this week and heading back again tomorrow. Yosemite Falls is completely dry. I'm wondering if there are any 'secret' routes that are only possible to climb when the waterfall dries up.

Maybe this happens so infrequently that no one has tried? Is it possible there are some good first ascents right there hiding behind a waterfall?

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By Addison
From Boulder, CO
Sep 28, 2012
me at eldo
maybe you should just go find out

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By paddyrock
Sep 28, 2012
now is a good time if there are routes up there. tis as dry as a bone.

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By Stephan Doyle
Sep 28, 2012
Of course there are routes. The question is, are there routes within your FA ability?

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By FrankPS
From Atascadero, CA
Sep 28, 2012
These routes are not in my guidebooks and are too wet in the spring:

mountainproject.com/v/lower-fa...

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By Tristan Higbee
From Cambodia
Sep 28, 2012
Me on a mixed route Crisco and I did in Rock Canyo...
Yes. The old Don Reid Yosemite big walls guidebook has some.

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By tallmark515
From San Francisco
Sep 29, 2012
Red Zinger - Red Rocks
Not really that secret... Some good routes on unique rock. Check that MP link that FrankPS posted. Mostly 5.10's. I think that they are in the Reid guide.

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By mattm
From TX
Sep 29, 2012
Grande Grotto
See Clint's guide for route list

Yosemite Route List

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By Bryan G
From San Jose
Oct 2, 2012
Puffy jackets and Happy Boulders
Via Sin Agua is sort of famous. Pretty sure it's in the Reid Big Walls book. Can you imagine going up there with a clear forecast and then having some afternoon thunderclouds move in on you? Or if it just started raining miles away in White Wolf or something. You'd drown in your harness.

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