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Angora Grotto T,S 
Big Science T 
Climax Control S 
Cream of the Country T 
Crowbar T,S 
Cunning Stunt S 
D is for Dictory T,S 
Fifth Force S 
Fool's Gold T 
Frank Presley S 
GM Route T 
Hairway to Stephen S 
Heart of the Country T 
Heironymous Bosch T 
Just say no to Frank Sinatra T 
Kite Flying Blind S 
Leave My Face Alone S 
Little Jupiter- Short Version S 
Mourning Star T 
Patrick's Flake T 
Phone Calls from the Dead T,S 
Phone Calls Full (Long Distance Phone Calls from the Dead) TR 
Right Ventricle T,S 
Savage Gardens T 
Scientific Americans T 
Spooner S 
SS Ultrabrutal T 
Steel Monkey T 
Total Seawash Calypso S 
Tunnel Vision S 
Wham S 
Whipped Cream Over the Clothesline S 
Wipe T 
Zoom T 

The Country Rock Climbing 


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BETA PHOTO: Country - Right topo (1993)

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Description 

The right end of the country area, with all routes starting within a minute walk of the leveled surface area at the end of the road.

Getting There 

Park at the Lower Wall parking area. Cross the tracks, and follow dirt road to the right. In a few minutes you'll pass the Lower Wall and turn left into a wide, level area.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.0 miles from here

34 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',8],['3 Stars',22],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',2],['5.10',6],['5.11',18],['5.12',6],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Country

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Country:
Mourning Star   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch   
GM Route   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 3 pitches   
Right Ventricle   5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Cunning Stunt   5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Zoom   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Tunnel Vision   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 40'   
Hairway to Stephen   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 110'   
Angora Grotto   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 95'   
Leave My Face Alone   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
D is for Dictory   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Phone Calls from the Dead   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch   
Heart of the Country   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 3 pitches   
Kite Flying Blind   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 2 pitches, 200'   
Wham   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch   
Climax Control   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch   
Little Jupiter- Short Version   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Spooner   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Scientific Americans   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, 115'   
Phone Calls Full (Long Distance Phone Calls from the Dead)   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a A0     TR, Aid, 1 pitch, 50'   
Fifth Force   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 100'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: topo

Scientific Americans 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  WA : Index : ... : The Country
Another rad pitch that sees almost no traffic. It was given .12a in the original Clint Cumins guide, which I think it definitely earns in relation to other lowertownwall classics. Begin on tenuous knob climbing via Little Jupiter (short version) or Big Science - Both of which end on a ledge 50' up. These are rated .11d or .12b respectively to the 50' ledge/anchors. From the ledge, clip a bolt and climb up and right into a fun and juggy flake (.10) which takes great finger-sized gear. After the f...[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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Rock Climbing Photo: Country - Center - lower pitches topo (1993)
BETA PHOTO: Country - Center - lower pitches topo (1993)

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