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The Middle Cathedral Rock is a prominent rock face on the south side of Yosemite Valley, California. El Capitan lies due north of Middle Cathedral. Middle Cathedral’s East Buttress Route is recognized in the historic climbing text Fifty Classic

The Middle Cathedral Rock on the south side of Yosemite Valley, California. El Capitan lies due north. TheEast Buttress Route is recognized in Fifty Classic Climbs of North America. Chouinard's Direct North Buttress tackles the prominent nose feature.

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The Middle Cathedral Rock on the south side of Yosemite Valley.