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Challenging, popular rock to climb in Yosemite.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“rock climbers” (40 reviews)
“cliff face” (12 reviews)
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Yosemite National Park, CA
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"rock climbers"
in 40 reviews
"bring binoculars"
in 25 reviews
"cliff face"
in 12 reviews
"pair of binoculars"
in 8 reviews
"yosemite valley"
in 54 reviews
"sheer size"
in 8 reviews
"valley floor"
in 41 reviews
"awe inspiring"
in 22 reviews
"take pictures"
in 9 reviews
"glacier point"
in 8 reviews
"monolith"
in 61 reviews
"granite"
in 94 reviews
"view"
in 107 reviews
"park"
in 112 reviews
"ants"
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"road"
in 61 reviews
"captain"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Unique due to it's squared off profile from a distance, this mountain lacks a waterfall, but makes for the best and easiest place to see climbers. The road closest to it not only has very little traffic, but it also has a ton of roadside...More

Thank Carolyn N
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a must to visit. So big it’s difficult to get a good photograph of it. You have to see it to beilieve it. We could readily park near by, to stop, stare and admire.

Thank Robert H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can’t go to Yosemite without at the very least standing at the base of this monolithic rock formation in the valley. It is stunning to take in and just so beautiful and large. My husband and I checked out El Capitan at the very...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

All of Yosemite was beyond my imagination but El Capitan stole my Heart! Simply Magnificent!!! Truly a sight to behold. Haven't been there since a child and it was even more awe inspiring than I remembered

Thank Erica L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You must see El Capitan if you go to Yosemite. If you stop, you can look through the telescope at the tiny climbers, thanks to the volunteers who provide this service.

Thank Peggy S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of course you have to go see El Capitan when in Yosemite. A real treat is to see the climbers as the head up the sheer rock face.

Thank Butch E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have never seen anything as imposing, you keep using the word awesome A truly must visit location

Thank warobbo
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have seen thus image for years in numerous movies and films and pictures but seeing it live. Wow. This is a must.

Thank greglinmon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in the Yosemite area I can only say that if you don’t spend at least an hour in the Valley then you’ll miss an absolutely amazing sight. The Valley is plentiful when it comes to stopping off for a while, even in...More

Thank Steve H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You not want to miss seen El Capitan that’s why we really come to this gorgeous valley, it will take your breath away.

Thank Jc M
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WillandThom
July 19, 2016|
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Response from erikstam2016 | Reviewed this property |
Take a hike to Vernal Fall, not too strenuous, worth the effort!
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June 25, 2015|
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There is a topic about tours in the Top Questions on the Yosemite forum page.
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