Northwest Region Rock Climbing
Mt. Baker camp. Shuksan in background.
This region includes the North Cascades, the Skagit River Valley, and the north coastal region around Bellingham and the San Juan Islands.
I5 going N-S, and numerous E-W roads including the Mt Baker HW, HW20, and the Mountain-Loop HW.
Weather station 7.1 miles from here
543 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',76],['3 Stars',218],['2 Stars',170],['1 Star',66],['Bomb',1]
Classic Climbing Routes in Northwest Region
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Northwest Region:
Featured Route For Northwest Region
: Northwest Region
: ... : Mt. Baker
The route ascends the broad ridge enclosing the east (left) side of Mount Baker's north face. It is supposed to be a moderately technical route on Mount Baker but we found it to be committing and long. Negotiating the serac wall several hundred feet to the right from its apex, over the north face (see topo picture) required some WI4 ice climbing. To access North Ridge cross Coleman Glacier laterally until at the base of the ridge. From here ascend the snow slopes to th...[more] Browse More Classics in WA