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.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for K-9 Crag:
Bigwig (to anchors on ramp) 5.11a/b Sport, 35 feet
Dog House 5.11b Sport, 1 pitch, 60 feet
Doggy Style 5.11c Sport, 45 feet
Beefcake Pantyhose 5.12a Sport, 50 feet
Out of Control 5.12d Sport, 65 feet
Featured Route For K-9 Crag
Margin of Air 5.12a WA : Mazama : K-9 Crag
Starting from the top of the slab, this climb heads up on very steep ground on moderate holds down low, followed by jugs up top. It packs a punch in a short distance. Be sure to go past the two bolts near the top and head for chains....[more] Browse More Classics in WA