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Honeymoon 2: Camp 4 climbing

When we got to yosemite we spent a week living in Camp 4 and climbing out butts off! 73 photos
September 12, 2015
Big Oak Flat
12 Sep 2015 - 16:11

Lots of burn activity in the past few years
First trad lead in Yosemite
13 Sep 2015 - 13:20
Swan Slab top out
13 Sep 2015 - 13:20
First day of climbing a success
13 Sep 2015 - 18:31
Our rainfly had a malfunction
14 Sep 2015 - 08:55
Camp 4 boulder
14 Sep 2015 - 09:00
Shower day!
15 Sep 2015 - 14:08
Camp 4
16 Sep 2015 - 08:04
Registration line at Camp 4
16 Sep 2015 - 08:06

Every night around 9pm people began camping out at the registration office in order to get a campsite in Camp 4 the next morning.
Getting ready to lead
16 Sep 2015 - 08:28
Swan Slab Gully, pitch 1
16 Sep 2015 - 08:52

Stacy following and cleaning
Swan Slab Gully, pitch 2 belay
16 Sep 2015 - 09:41
Swan Slab Gully, pitch 2
16 Sep 2015 - 09:53
Half Dome from Swan Slab Gully
16 Sep 2015 - 10:11
Honeymoon
16 Sep 2015 - 10:11
Half Dome from Swan Slab Gully
16 Sep 2015 - 10:12
Photo Op
16 Sep 2015 - 10:13
Swan Gully pitch 1 belay
16 Sep 2015 - 11:17
Swan Slab Gully, pitch 3
16 Sep 2015 - 11:27

Stacy following and cleaning
Swan Slab Gully top out
16 Sep 2015 - 11:54
Half Dome from Swan Slab Gully
16 Sep 2015 - 11:54
Swan Slab Gully top out
16 Sep 2015 - 12:07
Swan Slab Gully top out
16 Sep 2015 - 12:10

After leading every pitch like a boss
Swan Slab Gully top out
16 Sep 2015 - 12:12

Feeling inspired by hard work and Half Dome!
Swan Gully pitch 2 belay
16 Sep 2015 - 12:43
Top of Swan Slab Gully
16 Sep 2015 - 12:43
Swan Gully top out
16 Sep 2015 - 13:15
Swan Gully top out
16 Sep 2015 - 13:25
SQUIRREL
16 Sep 2015 - 15:13
Coffee Boss
16 Sep 2015 - 16:22
Sunny Side Bench: first belay
17 Sep 2015 - 09:19
Sunny Side Bench: waiting
17 Sep 2015 - 09:26

Waiting for a team ahead of us to get through the first and second pitches
Sunny Side Bench: racking up
17 Sep 2015 - 09:46
Sunny Side Bench: racking up
17 Sep 2015 - 09:46
Sunny Side Bench: pitch 1
17 Sep 2015 - 10:26
Sunny Side Bench: pitch 2 ledge
17 Sep 2015 - 10:53
Sunny Side Bench: Half Dome from pitch 2
17 Sep 2015 - 11:44

One of the better climbs on our Honeymoon
Sunny Side Bench: pitch 3
17 Sep 2015 - 13:05

Stacy coming up onto the final platue
Sunny Side Bench: pitch 3 Half Dome
17 Sep 2015 - 13:53
Sunny Side Bench: top out anchor
17 Sep 2015 - 13:55
Sunny Side Bench: decent trail
17 Sep 2015 - 14:19
Sunny Side Bench: ouch
17 Sep 2015 - 14:21

Turns out there are lots of pricker bushes up there
The Valley from Swan Slab
17 Sep 2015 - 14:53
Sunny Side Bench: walking back
17 Sep 2015 - 15:17

Taking a stroll through the valley from the walk off of Sunnyside Bench back to Camp 4
Sunny Side Bench: walking back
17 Sep 2015 - 15:46
Sunny Side Bench: victory pina coladas
17 Sep 2015 - 17:52
Sunny Side Bench: send food
17 Sep 2015 - 17:59
Morning in Camp 4
18 Sep 2015 - 07:39
Ready for some cragging
18 Sep 2015 - 08:25
Morning walk to Swan Slabs
18 Sep 2015 - 08:27
First 5.7 trad lead!
18 Sep 2015 - 09:39
First 5.7 trad lead!
18 Sep 2015 - 09:40
Directional
18 Sep 2015 - 09:43
Top rope set, time for Stacy's first 5.7 outdoor climb
18 Sep 2015 - 09:53
Stacy's first 5.7 outdoor climb!
18 Sep 2015 - 11:15
Starting my first 5.9 Yosemite climb
18 Sep 2015 - 11:32

Lena's Lieback
Lena's Lieback
18 Sep 2015 - 11:37

Breaking down the anchor
Lena's Lieback
18 Sep 2015 - 11:47

Breaking down the anchor
Filipe
18 Sep 2015 - 11:48

Stacy's belay friend while I was climbing and dealing with the anchor
Rapping Lena's Lieback
18 Sep 2015 - 11:53
Rapping Lena's Lieback
18 Sep 2015 - 11:53
Rapping Lena's Lieback
18 Sep 2015 - 11:54
Crack Climbing
18 Sep 2015 - 12:00

It'll tear your hands up
My favorite Yoga pants
18 Sep 2015 - 12:20
My favorite Yoga pants
18 Sep 2015 - 12:20
Let's go!
18 Sep 2015 - 12:25
Camp 4
18 Sep 2015 - 12:36
Camp 4
18 Sep 2015 - 12:37
Turkey Crow
18 Sep 2015 - 12:42
It's a deer
18 Sep 2015 - 14:42
Another deer...
18 Sep 2015 - 14:43
Camp 4 morning
19 Sep 2015 - 07:34
Camp 4 morning
19 Sep 2015 - 07:35