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A Group of Mysteries of Frenchwoman T 
A Hatch T 
A Ship Called Black Rock T 
An Act of Strange Boar T 
And Say T 
Baby Tapir T,S 
Below Lissen T 
Bobcat Cringe T 
Bowling to Biscuits T 
He is Truly a Great Airplane T 
House of the 7th Bobcat T 
Law and Order T 
Peanuts To Serve You T 
Purple Kool-Aid T 
Rice Krispies T 
Solitude T 
Steel Pulse T 
Velvet Pedestal, The T 

Lookout Point Rock Climbing 

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This cliff overlooks town, and is topped with a wide flat lookout area, complete with flagpole. It has good quality, varied climbing. Many pitches end at treed ledges, offering some shade on hot days. Routes range from 1-5 pitches, with more friction-slab-type climbing on the right side, and steeper crack lines on the left.

Getting There 

Hike down the railroad tracks from town, heading towards the UTW. Near the start of the left curve in the tracks, take the footbridge on the right. Hike up the trail, past the large boulder (roughly half-way point), taking a right at the first fork (a T-junction). The next turnoff on the right goes to Private Idaho. Continue up and left to the headwall of the gully, then take the trail going up and right. Lookout Point cliff is now just above you, and Private Idaho just below. At a moderate pace, it takes about 20-25 min.

Climbing Season

For the Lookout Point Area area.

Weather station 0.7 miles from here

18 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',12],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Lookout Point

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Lookout Point:
A Group of Mysteries of Frenchwoman   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
Peanuts To Serve You   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Law and Order   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 120'   
Rice Krispies   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
A Ship Called Black Rock   5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 70'   
Bowling to Biscuits   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 2 pitches, 130'   
An Act of Strange Boar   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Baby Tapir   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Solitude   5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a     Trad, 5 pitches   
House of the 7th Bobcat   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Trad, 2 pitches, 110'   
Bobcat Cringe   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Trad, 2 pitches, 100'   
A Hatch   5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b     Trad   
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Peanuts To Serve You 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  WA : Index : ... : Lookout Point
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