GPS: 46.717, -120.83 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: andyf on Mar 10, 2007
Admins: Scott Coldiron, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick, Z Winters
Access Issue: Currently closed (2021) due to nesting eagles. Details

Description

The most popular area at the Bend, especially around Pure Joy (5.10c), where there are a dozen or so quality routes packed into a concentrated area. Some routes on the left are accessed from a ledge system.

Morning shade, comes into the sun by mid-afternoon.

Getting There

Turn right upon reaching the crag and hike up the hill. To reach the Pure Joy area, take the final left-hand spur.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Bend West

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 20
Private Passion
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5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 21
Another One Bites the Dust
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5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 18
Cruel Harvest
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5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 35
Tiers
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5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 36
Hallowed Ground
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5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 23
Salmon Song
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5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 39
Reckoning
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5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 43
Pure Joy
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5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 19
Sugar Kicks
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5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 10
Ambient Domain
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5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 9
House Rules
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 3
Zero Tolerance
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5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 11
C.I.A. (Central Inquisition of A…
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 13
Tragically Hip
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Private Passion
 20
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Another One Bites the Dust
 21
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Cruel Harvest
 18
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Tiers
 35
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Hallowed Ground
 36
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Salmon Song
 23
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Reckoning
 39
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Pure Joy
 43
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Sugar Kicks
 19
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Ambient Domain
 10
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
House Rules
 9
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Zero Tolerance
 3
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
C.I.A. (Central Inquisition…
 11
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Tragically Hip
 13
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
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