(u) Red Wall Rock Climbing
Shattered Amphitheter between Super Slab and Papil...
The Red Wall has some of Smith's best multipitch moderates as well as a few classic tuft crimpfests. It is east facing and gets morning sun. The rock quality is generally good for Smith.
To approach cross the bridge and follow the trail up and right (north) until you get to the reddish colored rock. Allow 30 minutes from the car.
Weather station 7.1 miles from here
28 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',17],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in (u) Red Wall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for (u) Red Wall:
Moscow 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, 2 pitches, 300'
Super Slab 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, 3 pitches, 450'
Peking 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 2 pitches, 300'
Animal Farm 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Bay of Pigs 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport, 2 pitches, 180'
Featured Route For (u) Red Wall
Super Slab 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b OR
: Smith Rock
: (u) Red Wall
One of the finest 5.6's you'll ever do. The climbing is fantastic and the position is amazing. The first and last pitches can be rope stretchers.Pitch 1: 5.6 This climb begins up a left facing dihedral/ramp. Follow the crack occasionally using face holds to a ledge and bolted anchors. Pitch 2: Take a tenuous traverse left. Be careful to protect for the second here. Take this short pitch to a ledge that is almost parallel to the last belay. Natural anchor takes .5 to 1 inch Pitch 3: Use...[more] Browse More Classics in OR
Shirley seconding Gone With The Flake.
BETA PHOTO: Red Wall topo
Paper Tiger - view down from near the top.
By Ben Dubs
May 30, 2014
Would totally recommend wearing a helmet in this area. Or always when standing under a route. In 2 days I saw 2 separate rock fall incidents last weekene, 1 of which would have absolutely killed a woman and an man with his dog if not for missing by a few feet. All melon sized rock.