(1) Northeast Face Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Smith Rock Group, NE Face. Freedom is on the Pill...
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)
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]
Classic Climbing Routes in (1) Northeast Face
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for (1) Northeast Face:
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'
Lycra 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Featured Route For (1) Northeast Face
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
BETA PHOTO: Northeast face