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Vertigo soulS to N Traverse  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 21, 2015

Vertigo soul

Super fun route and had it all to ourselves for most of the day! Some smoke from fires took some of the view away, but still great views and location!
Posted Aug 4, 2017 7:17 pm

fatdadNorth to south traverse  Sucess!


Fun, adventurous climbing to a terrific summit. Outstanding climb in every way.
Posted Sep 17, 2016 11:46 pm

secanderS-N Traverse to North Summit  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 20, 2016


Did the standard South to North Traverse to the North Summit and then rappelled.
Posted Aug 30, 2016 11:10 am

apachedinoS-N  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 26, 2015


Posted Jul 13, 2015 2:28 pm

Bill562South to North  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 31, 2014


Team of 5, simul climbed/soloed to the base of North summit, led up one pitch, took a long time to get everyone to the top, skipped the South summit. Excellent rock.
Posted Sep 1, 2014 4:02 pm

bedellympianSouth to North solo  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 17, 2014


Done as the middle leg of the Tenaya-Matthes-Cathedral Linkup. Had two knobs pop on the first couple pitches. The down climbs off the summits are not that bad and over-rated (I'd say 5.5/5.6 but people suck at down climbing usually). The crux is awesome but definitely sustained and very different from the rest of the route. I down climbed off west after the North Summit but don't recommend this as everything gets more chossy off the ridge crest. Rap or finish the ridge to the end.
Posted Jun 27, 2014 7:53 pm

caysedaveSouth to North  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 11, 2009


A few bouldery moves and scrambling. Need to repeat.
Posted Nov 4, 2013 3:38 am

mrchad9South to North  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 29, 2013


Absolutely superb climb along the ridge with Vitaliy... really enjoyed it and glad to get this one in as the weather nearly did not cooperate.

One of my favorites for sure.
Posted Sep 30, 2013 7:29 pm

DonnoTraverse from S  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2004


Traversed to summit & rappelled. With Gene. 10 hours r/t from Echo Lake.
Posted Aug 13, 2013 12:14 pm

westhegimpSouth to North full traverse  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 25, 2010


With Nick Grams. Fourth classed it. :)
Posted Aug 11, 2013 7:20 pm

lizklevyNorth Summit  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 15, 2012


Great day! I can't wait to come back and do the full traverse!
Posted Sep 17, 2012 1:35 pm

muajeeSouth - North Full Traverse  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 5, 2011


One of the happiest moments/days in my life!!!!! *^_^*

Super awesome; love the view & LOVE the "Wave"!!!!! If you're doing this, you gotta do the entire traverse. The section after the North Summit is where the fun begins.
Posted Sep 17, 2012 5:18 am

dkangasSouth to north summit  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 15, 2012
With Cliff M. Made the approach via Cathedral Pass in 2 hrs. First pitches were fun but cold! Traverse is spectacular--one of the best! Followed on the crack summit pitch and still found it challenging. If rapping from the summit with a 60m, follow a straight vertical line to the intermediate rap station, which can't be seen from above. I was seduced by a series of right trending ledges which looked promising until I ended up 15 feet short and had to down-climb a gritty and unpleasant drop to safety.
Posted Sep 16, 2012 11:12 am

ElGrecoS to N  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 28, 2012


A true classic! Get on it! Enjoyed the part to the summit much more than what followed to the "wave".
Posted Sep 11, 2012 7:04 pm

Seth MaciejowskiSouth To North  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 27, 2012

Seth Maciejowski

Long day in the mountains with a lot of exposure. Great route! 5.7 crack up to North Summit a hard pull after a lot of scrambling.
Posted Aug 3, 2012 12:42 pm

MoonerUp I Go


7/21/12 Climbed S to N roped with Matt J.
Posted Jul 24, 2012 9:39 am

ChuckOS to N  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 10, 2011


Climbed with Paul F. Great day, wonderful exposure. Did not do North summit or northern part of traverse (a bit stout for us at that moment!). Nothing better than Toulumne!!!
Posted Jul 17, 2012 3:52 pm

Vitaliy M.N to S  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 24, 2011

Vitaliy M.

Great day out. Simul climbed in my approach shoes. Amazing views, the wave is great, so is the knife edge later in the ridge.
Posted Sep 26, 2011 4:23 pm

bc44caesarSouth to North Traverse  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 26, 2011


Good route, went C2C in 9.5 hrs. Led two pitches to the crest (better to just solo really, it's all easy), unroped and traversed to the base of the north summit, led one pitch up a fairly burly (though easy) wide crack, with a finger crack to lieback off of inside, to the top. Simuled the rest of the ridge - nothing harder than 5.6 or so, although it may feel harder because all the crux moves are downclimbing. 2.25 hrs to the start, around 5 hrs for the full traverse, then about 2.25 back to the car. Do it!
Posted Aug 28, 2011 1:33 pm

PlanItLoved it
Date Climbed: Sep 29, 2008


Can't wait to go back for some more Tuolumne granite. Super cruiser on Mathes with just a little snow.
Posted Jan 28, 2011 12:42 pm

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