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Banks Lake / Northrup Canyon 
Vantage (Frenchman Coulee) 
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Nearby Mountain Bike Rides

Devils Gulch
One of Wenatchee's finest, Devils Gulch Trail is a long, fast, and smooth roller coaster descent. Near Wenatchee, Washington
Devils Gulch
One of the absolute top rides in the state, the downhill flow of Devils Gulch is the real deal. Near Cashmere, Washington
Homestead Trail
Probably the best trail in the Sage Hills System! Near West Wenatchee, Washington
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Central Region Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Region in the middle of the state, bordering on the Columbia River on the west side, the Okanagan on the north, and the Snake River and Spokane area on the east. Includes the Frenchman Coulee near Vantage.

Getting There 

I90 is a main E-W access route.

Climbing Season



Weather station 7.3 miles from here

391 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',12],['3 Stars',127],['2 Stars',195],['1 Star',52],['Bomb',3]
['<=5.6',26],['5.7',28],['5.8',38],['5.9',64],['5.10',150],['5.11',75],['5.12',9],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Central Region

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Central Region:
Seven Virgins and a Mule   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
The Chossmaster   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 2 pitches, 90'   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
Party in Your Pants   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   Sunshine Wall : Near End of Sunshine Wall (...
Vantage Point   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
Ride 'em Cowboy   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch   Sunshine Wall : Near End of Sunshine Wall (...
Sunshine Buttress   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 75'   Sunshine Wall : Coyote Wall
Sex Party   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   Vantage (Frenchman Coulee) : Middle East Wall
Air Guitar   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
George and Martha   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
Boschido   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
Satan's Wagon   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport   The Feathers : The North Side
Sinsemilla   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
Human Sacrifice   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Vantage (Frenchman Coulee) : Middle East Wall
Bob's Your Uncle   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
Jihad   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 85'   Vantage (Frenchman Coulee) : Middle East Wall
Stems and Seeds   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
Desert Dessert   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Vantage (Frenchman Coulee) : Middle East Wall
Crossing the Delaware With Your Pants Down   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 160'   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
Stemmin' Ms   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 60'   Vantage (Frenchman Coulee) : M & M Wall
Red M&Ms   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, 1 pitch   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
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Featured Route For Central Region
Rock Climbing Photo: Steph cleaning Bassomatic.

Bassomatic 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  WA : Central Region : ... : The Bastion
This is the obvious crack line that splits the face of the Bastion. Jams/locks and side-pulls, with good feet all along. The position is absolutely fantastic, and the climbing great. If you own a canoe and live in Washington state, this line should be near the top of your list!The biggest challenge of climbing this route is canoe logistics. You can anchor the canoe to the rock with gear in the lower cracks. Rather than rappel the route (which would require pulling the rope, and having it land in...[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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