Elevation: 742 ft
GPS: 47.8196, -121.56917
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Shared By: Lizzy Trower on Jan 26, 2006
Admins: Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick, Z Winters

Description

The Country Area is often less crowded than the Main Wall, and tends to be warmer when the sun is out. But the lower parts, particularly on the right side gets shade earlier in the day than the Lower and Upper Walls. So on a sunny day, it is warmer in the morning, cooler in late afternoon.

Getting There

After you cross the train tracks, walk right along the tracks, following an access road. Soon, the road turns off to the left into an leveled, open area with a picnic table and an obvious tunnel, now sealed off.

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Classic Climbing Routes at The Country Area

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5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 171
SS Ultrabrutal
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 138
Mourning Star
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 190
GM Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 297
Cunning Stunt
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 178
Zoom
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 69
Tunnel Vision
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 59
Frank Presley
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 55
Leave My Face Alone
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 69
Heart of the Country
Trad 3 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 35
Phone Calls from the Dead
Trad, Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 130
Climax Control
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 48
Kite Flying Blind
Sport 2 pitches
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 96
Wham
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 24
Little Jupiter- Short Version
Sport
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
 34
Fifth Force
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
SS Ultrabrutal (c) The Country
 171
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Mourning Star (c) The Country
 138
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
GM Route (c) The Country
 190
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 3 pitches
Cunning Stunt (c) The Country
 297
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Zoom (c) The Country
 178
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Tunnel Vision (c) The Country
 69
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Frank Presley (c) The Country
 59
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Leave My Face Alone (c) The Country
 55
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Heart of the Country (c) The Country
 69
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad 3 pitches
Phone Calls from the Dead (c) The Country
 35
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad, Sport
Climax Control (c) The Country
 130
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Kite Flying Blind (c) The Country
 48
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport 2 pitches
Wham (c) The Country
 96
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Little Jupiter- Short Version (c) The Country
 24
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Fifth Force (c) The Country
 34
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Sport
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