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Anorexic Doughboy T 
Bedside Manner T 
Beer Float, The T 
Desperado T 
Girls with Chim(n)ay T 
Gods Must Be Angry, The T 
Great Googlie Moogli T 
Lively Up Yourself T 
Ninjinski T 
Northern Throne, The T 
Ol' Dirty Bastard T 
Plumbline T 
Rodeo Crack T 
Route 66 T 
Salad Daze T 
Shasta T 
Sleepy Hallow T 
T-Handles T 
Talkin' It Clean T 
Underground Up T 
Usual Suspects T 
Where's Noah Vibbert T 
Wiggle Room, The T 

The Northern End Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Max Tepfer on Aug 2, 2009  with updates from littleman and 1 more
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Description 

The northern end is home to Trout's lower-angled, easier cracks. This is an excellent place to bring newcomers who aren't going to have fun on 5.10 cracks.

Getting There 

Take the new trail that leaves the river after passing a bench on the right and after the river road jogs around a small berm. This trail was put in so that folks looking for 5.8-5.9 cracks wouldn't have to go the long way around and boulder hop across the whole main wall to and from the Northern End.

Climbing Season



Weather station 9.6 miles from here

23 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',17],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',5],['5.9',5],['5.10',10],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['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 Northern End

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Northern End:
Route 66   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Shasta   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 75'   
Anorexic Doughboy   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Usual Suspects   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 75'   
Great Googlie Moogli   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Salad Daze   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
The Beer Float   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 65'   
T-Handles   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 65'   
The Gods Must Be Angry   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch   
Sleepy Hallow   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
The Wiggle Room   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Lively Up Yourself   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 65'   
Talkin' It Clean   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Rodeo Crack   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 70'   
Where's Noah Vibbert   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 70'   
Desperado   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 80'   
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Rodeo Crack 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  OR : Central Oregon : ... : The Northern End
Rodeo Crack launches into offwidth from the very start. Begin with some heel-toe trickery and arm bars in a 5' section. Progress through a long 4' section and another 5' section before the offwidth climbing is over. The route turns into perfect hands and finishes in 5.8 territory. Shares anchors with Salad Daze and Bedside Manners...[more]   Browse More Classics in OR

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By SoupBones
Aug 12, 2016
Rock here felt much sharper than the main wall, definitely recommend taping.

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