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Welcome to Washington!

Greetings Washington climbers!
Before you consider adding an area or route, please read below.
 DO NOT ADD AN AREA HERE!
 
Sections of Washington: ----------------------- OLY/PAC = OLYMPIC/PACIFIC NW = NORTH-WESTERN CWC = CENTRAL-WESTERN CASCADES SWC = SOUTH-WESTERN CASCADES SEC = SOUTH-EASTERN CASCADES CEC = CENTRAL-EASTERN CASCADES OK = OKANOGAN C = CENTRAL SE = SOUTH-EASTERN NE = NORTH-EASTERN

Do you want to find a climbing area? If so, first look at the WA state map on the right to see which of the 10 sections of Washington it likely lies in. Then click on the area (section) at left. If you know the area's name but not its location, then type the name into the search bar. If the spelling is wrong, use the advanced search and scan through the subareas to each area.

Do you want to add an area? First check to see if the area has already been listed. PLEASE DO NOT ADD NEW AREAS HERE. Instead go to the relevant region and find the appropriate area that would contain your area. If you do not see it listed, then please add your area. Thanks.

Here, in alphabetical order, are 13 of the more popular destinations in Washington:

Darrington: mountainproject.com/v/darri…
Enchantments and Stuart: mountainproject.com/v/stuar…
Exit 32: mountainproject.com/v/exit-…
Exit 38: mountainproject.com/v/exit-…
Icicle Creek: mountainproject.com/v/icicl…
Index: mountainproject.com/v/index…
Mazama: mountainproject.com/v/mazam…
Mt. Erie: mountainproject.com/v/mount…
Spokane: mountainproject.com/v/spoka…
Tieton: mountainproject.com/v/tieto…
Tumwater: mountainproject.com/v/tumwa…
Vantage: mountainproject.com/v/vanta…
Washington Pass: mountainproject.com/v/washi…

Once again, to add a new climbing area, look at the map first, and then place the new area in the right section. Do NOT add a new area to the Washington home page (here), instead go to the specific section of Washington and add it there. Be sure also to add complete descriptions and locations to help out your fellow climbers.
 Thank-you.
 (Areas added here may just end up getting deleted.)

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Classic Climbing Routes at Washington

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
WI2-3 Steep Snow
 97
North Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine
AI2-3 Steep Snow
 104
Liberty Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Mod. Snow
 143
West Ridge
Trad, Snow, Alpine
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 182
West Ridge
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 373
Godzilla
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 449
Outer Space
Trad 6 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 74
Upper North Ridge w/Great Gendarme
Trad, Alpine 18 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 91
Flyboys
Sport 18 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 123
The Direct North Ridge w/ Gendarme
Trad, Alpine 20 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 106
Stanley-Burgner Route
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 176
Rattletale
Trad 3 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 179
Davis-Holland Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 133
Slow Children
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 202
Thin Fingers
Trad
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 148
The West Face
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
North Ridge Northwest Region > N Cascades > Mt Baker
 97
WI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
Liberty Ridge Southwest Cascades > Mt Rainier
 104
AI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
West Ridge Northwest Region > … > Boston Basin > Forbidden Peak
 143
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
West Ridge Central-E Casca… > Stuart-Enchantm… > Prusik Peak
 182
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Godzilla Central-W Casca… > … > Lower Town Wall > Main Wall, left side
 373
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Outer Space Central-E Casca… > … > Snow Creek Area > Snow Creek Wall
 449
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 6 pitches
Upper North Ridge w/Great G… Central-E Casca… > Stuart-Enchantm… > Mt Stuart
 74
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 18 pitches
Flyboys Okanogan > Mazama > Goat Wall
 91
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport 18 pitches
The Direct North Ridge w/ G… Central-E Casca… > Stuart-Enchantm… > Mt Stuart
 123
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 20 pitches
Stanley-Burgner Route Central-E Casca… > Stuart-Enchantm… > Prusik Peak
 106
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Rattletale Central-W Casca… > … > Lookout Point Area > Rattletale Wall
 176
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
Davis-Holland Route Central-W Casca… > … > Upper Town Wall > Central Wall Area
 179
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
Slow Children Central-W Casca… > … > Lower Town Wall > Main Wall, left side
 133
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Thin Fingers Central-W Casca… > … > Lower Town Wall > Narrow Arrow & furthe…
 202
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
The West Face Northwest Region > … > Washington Pass > N Early Winter Spire
 148
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
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Blitzo  
Washington is an incredibly beautiful state.
The Cascades, with tall volcanoes and tumbling glaciers. The rocky coastline and rain forests. The sprawling orchards of Central Washington, all combine to make this Great state a more than worthwhile place to visit. Sep 24, 2006
David Stephens
Superior AZ/Spokane WA
David Stephens   Superior AZ/Spokane WA
They have said it for years "The best climbing in OR. is in Wa. Sep 9, 2011
does anyone have any information about the bouldering and top rope walls along the east bank of the Columbia river in Wenatchee? i have found three sets of bolts along the walking path about half way between the black and tan bridges, allong with at least 6 or 7 large boulders. the other anchor is on a 50 ft wall further north right next to bimbo beach. Oct 16, 2017