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Areas in Washington

Central Region 151 / 326 / 6 / 1 / 7 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 480
Central-East Cascades, Wenatchee, & Leavenworth 468 / 229 / 72 / 386 / 11 / 5 / 7 / 28 / 1043
Central-West Cascades & Seattle 372 / 596 / 68 / 291 / 3 / 14 / 8 / 5 / 1227
Northeast Corner & Spokane 71 / 306 / 70 / 47 / 0 / 1 / 6 / 0 / 430
Northwest Region 305 / 240 / 56 / 97 / 16 / 7 / 7 / 165 / 657
Okanogan 241 / 456 / 33 / 27 / 2 / 7 / 0 / 18 / 689
Olympics & Pacific Coast 12 / 109 / 16 / 59 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 18 / 198
Southeast Cascades & Yakima 109 / 111 / 4 / 12 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 230
Southeast Corner 15 / 57 / 13 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 23 / 75
Southwest Cascades 249 / 130 / 33 / 46 / 14 / 3 / 2 / 45 / 468
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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
 94
North Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine
AI2-3 Steep Snow
 96
Liberty Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Mod. Snow
 138
West Ridge
Trad, Snow, Alpine
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 176
West Ridge
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 367
Godzilla
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 438
Outer Space
Trad 6 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 75
Flyboys
Sport 18 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 118
The Direct North Ridge w/ Gendarme
Trad, Alpine 20 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 99
Stanley-Burgner Route
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 164
Rattletale
Trad 3 pitches
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b A0
 122
Lovin' Arms
Trad, Aid 3 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 176
Davis-Holland Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 127
Slow Children
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 192
Thin Fingers
Trad
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 143
The West Face
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
North Ridge Northwest Region > N Cascades > Mt. Baker
 94
WI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
Liberty Ridge Southwest Cascades > Mount Rainier
 96
AI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
West Ridge Northwest Region > … > Boston Basin > Forbidden Peak
 138
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
West Ridge Central-E Casca… > Stuart-Enchantm… > Prusik Peak
 176
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Godzilla Central-W Casca… > … > Lower Town Wall > Main Wall, left side
 367
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Outer Space Central-E Casca… > … > Snow Creek Area > Snow Creek Wall
 438
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 6 pitches
Flyboys Okanogan > Mazama > Goat Wall
 75
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport 18 pitches
The Direct North Ridge w/ G… Central-E Casca… > Stuart-Enchantm… > Mt Stuart
 118
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 20 pitches
Stanley-Burgner Route Central-E Casca… > Stuart-Enchantm… > Prusik Peak
 99
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Rattletale Central-W Casca… > … > Lookout Point Area > Rattletale Wall
 164
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
Lovin' Arms Central-W Casca… > … > Upper Town Wall > Central Wall Area
 122
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b A0 Trad, Aid 3 pitches
Davis-Holland Route Central-W Casca… > … > Upper Town Wall > Central Wall Area
 176
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
Slow Children Central-W Casca… > … > Lower Town Wall > Main Wall, left side
 127
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Thin Fingers Central-W Casca… > … > Lower Town Wall > Narrow Arrow and furt…
 192
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
The West Face Northwest Region > … > Washington Pass > N Early Winter Spire
 143
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

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