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Hamhocks is the 3rd crack from the edge.

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Description 

This area encompasses the columns and climbing routes between the Gully #2 approach and the end of the Sunshine Wall trail.

There are three sub-areas of the Far End of Sunshine Wall divided here into Main Wall, Tomato Wall and the Riverview Columns.

This is a less visited end of the Sunshine Wall, but with some worthy, if shorter climbs. The area can be a nice alternative in windy or hot (sunny) conditions because it provides shelter from both at various times in various aspects.

Getting There 

The best approach is to take gully #3. To get to gully #3, take the approach trail towards the Sunshine Wall. While still on the bluff, look for a fork with a metal sign with "Sunshine Wall" pointing in one direction and "Gullies" in the other. Take the Gullies fork and continue along this trail past gully #2 almost to its end, look for the easy gully #3.

Climbing Season



Weather station 13.4 miles from here

23 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',10],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',3],['5.9',5],['5.10',14],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Far End:
Whale of the Wanapum   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 50'   Tomato Wall
Canadian Hand Job   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 60'   Tomato Wall
Broken Glass   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 70'   Tomato Wall
Fire Starter   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 50'   Tomato Wall
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Featured Route For Far End
Peeling off holds at the base.

Geeks, Wombats and Touroids 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  WA : Vantage (Frenchman Coulee) : ... : Far End
Start by climbing 15 feet of rotten, flaky and loose face to the base of a nice OW crack. The OW crack has very nice rock and is solid. Chickenwing, hand/fist jam and face climb this crack to a ledge, then walk up the gulley to the left and build an anchor. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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