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Orange Sunshine area

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Cactus Love T 
Columns Holiday T,S 
Cross-eyed and Painless T 
Cutting Edge, The T 
Dancing Madly Backwards S 
Developing Arms T 
Entrance Exam T 
Jam Exam T 
Morning After S 
Orange Sunshine T 
Paul Maul T 
Price of Complacency, The S 
Serpent T 
Solar King T 
Stress Management S 
Thriller Pillar S 
Western Front T 
X-Factor T 

Orange Sunshine area  


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Description 

The Orange Sunshine area is the first part of the cliff you reach from the trail. There are a number of fine cracks and sport routes. The tan, mostly lichen free rock lends a warm, friendly ambience to the area. In mild years, the wall offers good winter climbing.


Getting There 

Hike to the cliff.

Climbing Season



Weather station 13.7 miles from here

18 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',4],['5.8',0],['5.9',5],['5.10',4],['5.11',3],['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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Orange Sunshine area:
Western Front   5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
The Cutting Edge   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
X-Factor   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Cross-eyed and Painless   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Developing Arms   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Jam Exam   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Thriller Pillar   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 70'   
Stress Management   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Orange Sunshine   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Paul Maul   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Columns Holiday   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, Sport, 70'   
Solar King   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 75'   
The Price of Complacency   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Featured Route For Orange Sunshine area
The Price of Complacency:  Follows the overhanging arete.

The Price of Complacency 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  WA : Tieton River : ... : Orange Sunshine area
One of the better 60-foot sport routes of its grade in Washington. Climbs the overhanging arete to the right of Stress Management through a combination of left hand arete pulling and right hand edge cranking. The story behind the route's name is recounted in Jim Nelson's Selected Climbs of the Cascades, Vol. II....[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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