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Challenging, popular rock to climb in Yosemite.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“rock climbers” (38 reviews)
“cliff face” (12 reviews)
Yosemite National Park, CA
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Reviewed yesterday

My most vivid memory of El Capitan is from the Ahwanee restaurant by moonlight. It was an exquisitely romantic sight.

Thank Tl D
Reviewed 4 days ago

We viewed this on the way into the valley complex mainly because traffic was so backed up. The best for us was to view on the way in and out of the park.

Thank GGsTraveling
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just the view from the road coming into the Park is spectacular. Many people pull over to the side of the road and just gaze up and photograph this natural wonder.

Thank WendySW2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes, it is a most impressive Wall, knowing that it is frequently climbed. You get a good look at it driving into the valley, and it is an easy 15 minute hike through some bushes to get to the bottom of the wall on your...More

Thank 942J_rg_B2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome place.....the scale of it is difficult to describe ....every way you look the views are amazing.....so glad we made the trip

Thank Barry D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Picnicking under El Capitan is something everyone should experience at least once in their life. There's nothing like it!!

Thank joanstrassner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

El Capitan is an awesome rock formation that is down near Yosemite falls. Not sure, but I think they allow hikers to climb this massive formation. Don't quote me on that tho. I do know one of the rocks there has a lottery ppl bid...More

Thank Kelley R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another wonderful place to visit. El Capitan is a vertical rock formation located on the north side of Yosemite Valley near the Western end. This area extends to around 3000 feet from the base to its summit and is another fantastic picture moment!

Thank Mathew P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Most people have described it and they are not wrong, but only you can live the experience if you come here! It's a must to see when in Yosemite, the views are amazing and the idea of you looking at it with your own eyes...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When we visited we couldn't believe the sheer size of El cap. The photos don't do it justice. We could see people rock climbing it who must be crazy! This should definitely be on anyone's list when visiting Yosemite!

Thank Ianbb9
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19 July 2016|
Response from erikstam2016 | Reviewed this property |
Take a hike to Vernal Fall, not too strenuous, worth the effort!
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Amanda M
26 June 2015|
Response from PacificNWFamily |
There is a topic about tours in the Top Questions on the Yosemite forum page.