BETA PHOTO: The Smith Rock Group as seen from the Morning Glor...
This is a massive chunk of rock South of Asterisk Pass. One of the tallest portions of rock in the park, it host a fine collection of old school and modern multipitch climbs. There has been a fair amount of route development here in the past several years. The crag is logicaly broken into several different sections, ?? routes (White Satin), Northeast Face
(Sky Ridge), Phoenix
Buttress (described as it's own area on this site), The Southern Tip
(Kunza Korner), The Northwest Face
(Cull's in Space), Cod Rock
(Sunset Slab) and The West Face (Wherever I May Roam).
Depends greatly on what you want to climb.
Weather station 6.9 miles from here
54 Total Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',22],['2 Stars',25],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Smith Rock Group:
Featured Route For Smith Rock Group
Sky Ridge 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
: Smith Rock
: ... : Northeast Face
A proud line up the impressive NE Ridge of the Smith Rock Group, Skyridge takes a bold line on nubbins for almost 1/2 a pitch before the first bolt. Confidence and commitment is needed to get onto this climb, but the rest of the bolted first and second pitches are beautiful climbing, with a final pitch of hand traversing (gear to about 2") to finish near the top of the Smith Rock group....[more] Browse More Classics in OR
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