Elevation: 596 ft
GPS: 46.05, -122.304 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Jon Nelson on Nov 29, 2013
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Description

Roughly the rectangular region with Tacoma at its NW corner and Hood River on the Columbia at its SE corner. Includes Mt Rainier area.

Getting There

I5 going N-S, smaller roads E-W.

656 Total Climbs

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Location: South-West & Tacoma Change
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Classic Climbing Routes at South-West & Tacoma

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
Mod. Snow
 305
Ingraham Glacier-Disappointment…
Trad, Snow, Alpine
WI2-3
 172
Kautz Glacier
Ice, Alpine
Mod. Snow
 164
Emmons Glacier
Snow, Alpine
AI2-3 Steep Snow
 143
Liberty Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 163
South East Corner
Trad 6 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 161
Helm's Deep
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 117
Kung Fu
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 78
Young Warriors
Trad 5 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 132
Step Child
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 159
Carrots for Everyone
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 99
May Day
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 81
Rauch Factor
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 110
High Plains Drifter
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 99
House of Pain
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 79
Chainmail
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Ingraham Glacier-Disappoint… Southwest Cascades > Mt Rainier
 305
Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
Kautz Glacier Southwest Cascades > Mt Rainier
 172
WI2-3 Ice, Alpine
Emmons Glacier Southwest Cascades > Mt Rainier
 164
Mod. Snow Snow, Alpine
Liberty Ridge Southwest Cascades > Mt Rainier
 143
AI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine 6 pitches
South East Corner Columbia Gorge > Beacon Rock > S Face
 163
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 6 pitches
Helm's Deep Columbia Gorge > Ozone > (2) Middle Earth
 161
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Kung Fu Columbia Gorge > Ozone > (4) Gold Wall
 117
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Young Warriors Columbia Gorge > Beacon Rock > S Face
 78
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 5 pitches
Step Child Columbia Gorge > Ozone > {10} Mordor
 132
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Carrots for Everyone Columbia Gorge > Ozone > (5) Old Tree Wall
 159
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
May Day Columbia Gorge > Ozone > (5) Old Tree Wall
 99
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Rauch Factor Columbia Gorge > Ozone > (6) Shield Wall
 81
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
High Plains Drifter Columbia Gorge > Ozone > (6) Shield Wall
 110
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
House of Pain Columbia Gorge > Ozone > (2) Middle Earth
 99
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Chainmail Columbia Gorge > Ozone > (6) Shield Wall
 79
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
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