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Northeast Face of Smith Rock Group, including Sky Ridge, White Satin, etc.
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)
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Northeast Face:
King Nothing 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Sky Chimney 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b Trad
Sky Ridge 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c R Trad, 3 pitches, 200'
White Satin 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a Trad, 3 pitches
Lost in Space 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b Sport, 4 pitches, 400'
Season's Change 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Sport, 6 pitches, 400'
Evolution Theory 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII E4 6a PG13 Trad, Sport, 5 pitches
The Struggle Within 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a Sport, 4 pitches, 500'
Freedom's Just Another Word for Nothing Left to Lose (aka Freedom) 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ E5 6b Trad, Sport, 5 pitches, 600'
Featured Route For Northeast Face
The Struggle Within 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a OR : Smith Rock : ... : Northeast Face
Sometimes technical, sometimes powerful, this long and involved route is an exhilarating experience. The Struggle Within has great position, cool cruxes, requires power and endurance, has good protection, and has surprisingly good rock. It is composed of four pitches. All bolt recommendations are approximate:Pitch 1 (5.11a, 11 bolts + anchors). A mix of 5.9 to 5.10 stemming, laybacking, edging, etc. leads to a crux traverse to the left. Sequential enough that I had to downclimb out of my de...[more] Browse More Classics in OR
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