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Location: 37.86778, -119.43186 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Sean H on Jun 26, 2012
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BETA PHOTO: Galen's Crack, Tuolumne Meadows

Description 

"The Generator Crack of Tuolumne". An obvious, splitter off-width crack with a slightly overhanging, fists crux.

The crag is 30 seconds from the road, and also features a short face climbing TR.

Getting There 

Galen's crack is about half of a mile down the road (heading West) past Lamb Dome, or somewhere after Low Profile Dome if you're heading East. There's a small pullout to park in...you should be able to see the obvious splitter crack from your car.

Climbing Season



Weather station 10.8 miles from here

2 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Galen's Crack:
Galen's Crack   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     TR, 1 pitch, 45'   
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Falkenstein Face 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b  CA : Yosemite National Park : ... : Galen's Crack
This is the face climb to the right of Galen's Crack. Jump start to a hard pull takes you into a nice flake which leads into the last portion of Galen's, a squeeze to the top. People TR it off the bolts but beware that if you blow the opening moves (crux) you could swing into the slope since this is slightly downhill and to the right of Galen's....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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