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(1) Northeast Face

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European vacation T 
Evolution Theory T,S 
Freedom's Just Another Word for Nothing Left to Lose T 
Good Ol' Days, The S 
Hawks Nest S 
King Nothing S 
Leper Messiah S 
Lost in Space S 
Lycra S 
Master of Puppets S 
Orion S 
Risky Pass S 
Season's Change S 
Sky Chimney T 
Sky Dive S 
Sky Ridge T 
Snibble Tower T 
Struggle Within, The S 
White Satin T 

(1) Northeast Face Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 3,200'
Location: 44.36442, -121.14739 View Map  Incorrect?
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BETA PHOTO: Smith Rock Group, NE Face. Freedom is on the Pill...

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Description 

Northeast Face of Smith Rock Group, including Sky Ridge, White Satin, etc.

Getting There 

To arrive at the NE Face, walk along the river trail past the main climbing areas, head up toward Asterisk Pass, then drop left for White Satin, up to the ridge for Sky Ridge (Class II-IV)

Climbing Season



Weather station 6.8 miles from here

19 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',12],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',2],['5.8',1],['5.9',3],['5.10',7],['5.11',5],['5.12',1],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in (1) Northeast Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for (1) Northeast Face:
King Nothing   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Sky Chimney   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad   
Sky Ridge   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R     Trad, 3 pitches, 200'   
White Satin   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 3 pitches, 250'   
Hawks Nest   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Snibble Tower   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1     Trad, Aid, 5 pitches, 500'   
Orion   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 85'   
Leper Messiah   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 95'   
Lycra   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Lost in Space   5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 4 pitches, 400'   
European vacation   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c R     Trad, 8 pitches, 600'   
Season's Change   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 6 pitches, 400'   
The Struggle Within   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 4 pitches, 500'   
Freedom's Just Another Word for Nothing Left to Lose   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Trad, 5 pitches, 600'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Tyler McRae on Risky Pass.

Risky Pass 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  OR : Smith Rock : ... : (1) Northeast Face
Risky Pass is a 110 foot, second pitch, sustained 5.10 with breath-taking position and still evolving rock quality. When accessed via Orion (5.10a), and finished off with Skydive (5.10c), it's a spectacular three pitch bolted route.It's named after the questionable play call that cost the Seahawks the Superbowl in 2015, and was originally ascended as a second pitch to Hawks Nest, a route named in honor of the Seahawks' winning Superbow...[more]   Browse More Classics in OR

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