This is a selective guidebook describing over 300 big wall routes in Yosemite Valley. This guidebook contains many routes that have seen few repeats, with the aim to draw climbers away from the more popular trade routes and onto other equally good quality routes. These routes will get the adventurous climber off the beaten track and enjoy the wilderness experience of Yosemite.
The crags covered in this guidebook are Ribbon Fall, El Capitan, Camp 4 Wall, Yosemite Falls Wall, Rhombus Wall, Arches Wall, Washington Column, Mt. Watkins, Quarter Dome, Half Dome, Porcelain Wall, Mt. Broderick, Liberty Cap, Glacier Point, 9 O’clock Wall, Sentinel Rock, Lost Brother, The Cathedrals, Wall of Ages, Fifi Buttress, and Valley West area.
The start of each crag there is detailed approach information and location map, along with detailed descent information. All the routes are described via detailed topos, along with a colour photo topo, and information about the type of gear required.
Published in 2014 this guidebook describes itself as the complete guide for big wall routes in Yosemite. Also included are many stunning action photographs that provide loads of inspiration to go and visit Yosemite.
Number of pages is 378.
Size is 178mm x 255mm.