Elevation: 1,830 ft
GPS: 47.543, -120.723 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: No Sweat on Jul 21, 2009 with improvements by Pawel Janowski and 1 other
Admins: Scott Coldiron, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick
Access Issue: Seasonal Raptor Closures Details

Description

Three different cliff bands stacked on one another. A dozen or so sport, and mixed sport/trad routes with walk-offs for most climbs. Mostly bolted top anchors with chains.

Getting There

Drive west on Icicle Creek Road 5.3 miles from the Icicle Creek junction (same pullout as Hammerhead Rock). Climbers trail starts across the road from east end of pullout. Walk up trail to the east through meadow and Mad Meadows boulders, continue up and north east, keep looking left up mountain as you walk and you will see lower cliff band and routes. 10-15 minute walk. walk around to east side of lower cliff band and continue up and around through a draw to access upper climbs.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Playground Point

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 8
Tea Party
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 18
Juice
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 24
Birthday Boy
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 34
Romper Room
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
 3
Monkey See
Trad, TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 3
Block Party
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Tea Party
 8
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Sport
Juice
 18
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Birthday Boy
 24
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Romper Room
 34
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Monkey See
 3
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 Trad, TR
Block Party
 3
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
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