Elevation: 8,958 ft
GPS: 37.881, -119.351 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Blitzo on Oct 17, 2006
Admins: Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Vicki Schwantes, Justin Johnsen
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Description

This is the big face on the Northwest side.
Crying Time Again, "Big Boys Don't Cry" and "Direct Northwest" Face are a few of the good routes here.

Getting There

From the parking lot, go up slabs then left along the base.

8 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Northwest Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 394
Northwest Books
Trad 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
 3
Cry Baby
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 208
Crying Time Again
Trad 4 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 13
John Henry
Trad 2 pitches
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 260
Direct Northwest Face
Trad 3 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b R
 5
Big Boys Don't Cry
Trad 5 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Northwest Books
 394
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 2 pitches
Cry Baby
 3
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 Sport
Crying Time Again
 208
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 4 pitches
John Henry
 13
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 2 pitches
Direct Northwest Face
 260
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
Big Boys Don't Cry
 5
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b R Trad 5 pitches
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Routes Mostly Face: Northwest
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