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BirdDog

Easy Yosemite Routes for Kids?

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I'll be taking my boys (ages 9 & 14) on a road trip in July with a stop at Yosemite. Anyone have some info/beta on easy (5.4 - 5.6) routes in Yosemite?

 

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If you go midweek to avoid the crowds, the SE Buttress on Cathedral Peak is the first suggestion that comes to mind.

 

Also ones that immediately come to mind: Conness West Ridge (3 pitches up to about 5.6, then loads and loads of 4th class), Conness North Ridge (a rappel down a 5.6 pitch, then great 4th class up to the summit), Tenaya Peak NW Buttress (5.5).

 

I mentioned just routes around Tuolumne, both because I prefer climbs to summits, and also because the valley will be awfully hot in July.

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