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The Sanctuary Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: kimmo on Oct 13, 2007
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Description 

North facing caves with steep and powerful sport climbs. 5.12 to 5.13.

Getting There 

Good topo at www12.digimktg.com/woo/PDFArti...

1/4 mile down road past main parking lot. Obvious switchback trail above road leads to caves.

Climbing Season



Weather station 13.3 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',1],['5.12',1],['5.13',1],['>=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 Sanctuary

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Sanctuary:
Jugulator   5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Featured Route For The Sanctuary

Refuge Denied 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a  WA : Vantage (Frenchman Coulee) : The Sanctuary
Fun climb, with the crux being the first 10 feet through fingery steepness (definitely hard if approached with bad beta). ...[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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By Frank Sosa 1
Apr 15, 2014
4-10-14: I walked up to the sanctuary cave and witnessed a Peregrine Falcon returning to her nesting site (heard little ones too), which is located on top of the cave, far right. It is extremely close to the routes on the far right, so I am SUGGESTING A VOLUNTARY CLOSURE. Let's help to make sure these wonderful creatures survive their infancy and give'em their space :)

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