Elevation: 481 ft
GPS: 33.342, -117.138 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Eric Van Williams on Dec 13, 2012 with improvements by Lou Cerutti and 1 other
Admins: M Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes
Access Issue: Climbing permitted, but keep a low profile Details

Description

This crag is mostly sun, with some evening shade. In the past there were only a few TR anchors but more and more sport climbs are being put up.

Getting There

To get there its one mile east of the 15 on the 76. The Approach is not bad.

43 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Cougar Crag

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V2-3 5+
 9
Blazing Saddles
Boulder
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 8
The Original Route
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
 4
Original Route direct start vari…
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 13
Santiago
Sport
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 6
The Black Arch
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 3
The Great White Pillar
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 49
Insecurity Never Wins
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 7
Social Distancing
Sport
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 4
Mel and Josh's Wild Ride
Trad
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 7
Butterfingers
Sport
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 5
Shelter in place
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 54
Stranger Danger
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 17
Cougar in Heat
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 10
Cougar face arete
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 11
Night Stalker
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Blazing Saddles Cougar Crag East
 9
V2-3 5+ Boulder
The Original Route Cougar Crag West
 8
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Original Route direct start… Cougar Crag West
 4
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13 Trad
Santiago Cougar Crag East
 13
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
The Black Arch Cougar Crag West
 6
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
The Great White Pillar Cougar Crag West
 3
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Insecurity Never Wins Cougar Crag East
 49
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Social Distancing Cougar Crag East
 7
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Mel and Josh's Wild Ride Cougar Crag West
 4
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Trad
Butterfingers Cougar Crag East
 7
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Sport
Shelter in place Cougar Crag East
 5
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Sport
Stranger Danger Cougar Crag East
 54
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Cougar in Heat Cougar Crag East
 17
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Cougar face arete Cougar Crag East
 10
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Night Stalker Cougar Crag East
 11
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
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