Rick Cashner free soloing "Reed's Direct"...
Another popular, classic, Yosemite crack climbing area.
Here you will find the Classic "Reed's Direct", "Chingando", "Lunatic Fringe" and "Stone Groove", to name a few.
This area is above the road, between the first and second tunnels on the Big Oak Flat Road, going to HWY 120.
Weather station 6.4 miles from here
29 Total Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',17],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Reed's Pinnacle Area:
Dream Easy 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 4 pitches, 500'
Ejesta 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 2 pitches, 210'
Steppin' Out 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, 3 pitches, 300'
Featured Route For Reed's Pinnacle Area
Beyond Lunacy 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a CA
: Yosemite National Park
: ... : Reed's Pinnacle Area
A fun adventure to the top of Reedís. Good climb to do during Fall and Winter months. If it has not rained or snowed for over a week, there is a good chance the route will be easily climbable. Since it is only seven pitches, it does not require an alpine start. The protection is adequate and quality of climbing is really good. The 11c crux could be easily aided with a few tiny cams. A nice addition to the area. Pitch 1: 150 ft 5.10c: The super classic Lunatic Fringe. Climb a right leaning hand-c...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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Telephoto of Reed's Area. From the Wawona Tunnel a...
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Reed's, taken from Turtleback Dome.
General view of Reed's pinnacle area.
reeds pinnacle as viewed from top of generator cra...