Elevation: 2,201 ft
GPS: 44.143, -73.744 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: colin loher on Jun 11, 2008
Admins: Jim Lawyer

Description

Multipitch moderate mecca that overlooks Chapel pond and the great range. There are number of classic routes in the 5.8-5.11 range. The most popular three routes are: Hesitation, Partition, and Prelude/overature. The cliff is in the sun from 11:00am on. The rock quality ranges from immpeccable( most of the routes) to down right scary.

Getting There

Approach as for the Creature Wall. From the Creature Wall continue left along the base following a faint climbers trail uphill and left for 20 minutes to the base of Hesitation/Weekend Warrior.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Upper Washbowl Cliff

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 46
Wiessner Route
Trad 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
 55
Hesitation
Trad 4 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 25
Prelude
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 33
Butterflies are Free
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 50
Partition
Trad 2 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 32
Overture
Trad 3 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 16
Weekend Warrior
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Wiessner Route
 46
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 2 pitches
Hesitation
 55
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R Trad 4 pitches
Prelude
 25
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Butterflies are Free
 33
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Partition
 50
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Overture
 32
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Weekend Warrior
 16
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
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