Elevation: 185 ft
GPS: 44.364, -121.128 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Bryson Slothower on Mar 1, 2006 · Updates
Admins: Kevin MP, Nate Ball, Micah Klesick
Access Issue: Seasonal Raptor Nesting Closures Details

Description

Stellar basalt sport climbing with a small sprinkling of trad climbs. Mostly upper grades 11's and up.

Getting There

Up stream from the Lower Gorge. Either bushwack or take a long walk and scramble down from the top of the North side of the Gorge.

24 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Upper Gorge

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 15
Naxis
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 3
Colorsplash
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 4
The Seep
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 22
E type Jag
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 5
Pink Primitive
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 4
Special Effects
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 6
Up Country
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 6
Unique Monique
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 4
Chillin’ in the Penzo
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Naxis
 15
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Colorsplash
 3
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
The Seep
 4
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
E type Jag
 22
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Pink Primitive
 5
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Special Effects
 4
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Up Country
 6
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Unique Monique
 6
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Chillin’ in the Penzo
 4
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
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