From the parking lot, this is the closest trail leading up to a steep crag about 100 feet from the parking area. The routes here range from 5.9 to 5.13 and many are very very very steep. Also, the routes here are shaded by numerous trees and even on a hot day it is relatively sheltered. It also makes for good climbing in the rain because of its steepness.
First crag up from the parking area...a sign on the trail reads K-9 Crag.
Climbing Season For the Mazama area.
Weather station 0.4 miles from here
11 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in K-9 Crag
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for K-9 Crag:
Featured Route For K-9 Crag
Out of Control 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b WA
: ... : K-9 Crag
This route ascends the "Woof," or the giant roof at K-9 Crag. Follow the bolted slab line, 5.9, that starts on top of the small boulder on the right side (not the right most bolted line though). Head up to below the Woof (an anchor is here) and then head slightly right and then straight up to the anchors at the lip. These are not the anchors (for rainy day climbing I guess), the real anchors are up and over the lip.The hard move is a throw near the lip to a giant jug with appoxy, but getting ...[more] Browse More Classics in WA