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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 South 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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Sunset at Frenchman's Coulee

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

406 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',13],['3 Stars',132],['2 Stars',195],['1 Star',57],['Bomb',7]
['<=5.6',26],['5.7',30],['5.8',41],['5.9',67],['5.10',154],['5.11',78],['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
Vantage Point   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 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 (...
Ride 'em Cowboy   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch   Sunshine Wall : Near End of Sunshine Wall (...
Air Guitar   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
Sunshine Buttress   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 75'   Sunshine Wall : Coyote Wall
George and Martha   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
Sex Party   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   Vantage (Frenchman Coulee) : Middle East Wall
Satan's Wagon   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport   The Feathers : The North Side
Boschido   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
Sinsemilla   5.10b/c 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
Jihad   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 85'   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
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
Red M&Ms   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Trad, 1 pitch   Sunshine Wall : King Pins
Stemmin' Ms   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 60'   Vantage (Frenchman Coulee) : M & M Wall
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Featured Route For Central Region
Rock Climbing Photo: Desert Dessert  Photo by Jamie

Desert Dessert 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  WA : Vantage (Frenchman Coulee) : Middle East Wall
This is the free standing pillar with a striking green streaked face and clean double arete profile.An area classic that should not be missed.Start on the left side of the pillar climbing the left-hand arete, move right onto the face for a bit then out to the right-hand arete for a while then back left again below the anchor. Airy, technical, and exciting!...[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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