Midnight Lightning (climb)

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Midnight Lightning is a 7.62-metre (25.0 ft) grade 7B+ (V8) bouldering problem on the granite Columbia Boulder in Camp 4 of Yosemite National Park. It is considered to be one of the world's most famous bouldering problems. Ron Kauk made the first ascent in 1978.[2][3][4]

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Midnight Lightning
Michael Rael Armas on Midnight Lightning
LocationYosemite National Park
Coordinates37°44′30″N 119°36′07″W[1]
Climbing AreaCamp 4 (Yosemite)
Route TypeBouldering
Vertical Gain7.62-metre (25.0 ft)[1]
RatingV8 (7B/7B+)[1]
First ascentRon Kauk, 1978