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Areas in Southwest Cascades

Farside 67 / 2 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 72
AlpenGlow (aka Upper Kueffler Road Boulders) 0 / 0 / 0 / 12 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 12
Beacon Rock 54 / 6 / 0 / 4 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 63
Bridge of the Gods Boulders 0 / 0 / 0 / 9 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 9
Bypass, The 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Chimney Rocks 11 / 1 / 4 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 13
Fossil Rock 0 / 29 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 29
Hamilton Boulders 0 / 0 / 0 / 16 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 16
Jimmies (Twilight Zone) 1 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2
Larch Mountain Bouldering (WA) 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0
Little Tahoma 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 1
Lower Columbia Gorge Climbs (WA + OR) 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0
Mineral Rock 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0
Mount Adams 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 6 / 6
Mount Rainier 3 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 8 / 0 / 1 / 16 / 16
Mount St. Helens 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2
OH8 16 / 14 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 30
Observation Rock 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Ozone 52 / 41 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 92
Pinto Rock 4 / 11 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 15 / 15
Rock Creek Cliff (aka Clif's Cliff) 5 / 7 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 12
Shark Rock 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 1
Spire Rock 0 / 0 / 10 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 10
Stratosphere 7 / 4 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 11
Tatoosh Range 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 1 / 2 / 2
Tower Rock 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 3
Wankers Columns 6 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 6
Windy Slab 3 / 5 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 10
Elevation: 1,109 ft
GPS: 47.165, -121.951 Google Map · Climbing Map
Shared By: Jon Nelson on Nov 29, 2013
Admins: Scott Coldiron, Nate Ball, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick
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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.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Southwest Cascades

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
Mod. Snow
Ingraham Glacier-Disappointment Cleav…
Trad, Snow, Alpine
Easy Snow
South Spur
Trad, Snow, Alpine
WI2-3
Kautz Glacier
Ice, Alpine
Mod. Snow
Emmons Glacier
Snow, Alpine
AI2-3 Steep Snow
Liberty Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
South East Corner
Trad 5 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Numb Nuts
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Helm's Deep
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Kung Fu
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Young Warriors
Trad 4 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Step Child
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Carrots for Everyone
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Rauch Factor
Trad
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
High Plains Drifter
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
House of Pain
Sport
Ingraham Glacier-Disappoint… Mount Rainier Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
South Spur Mount Adams Easy Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
Kautz Glacier Mount Rainier WI2-3 Ice, Alpine
Emmons Glacier Mount Rainier Mod. Snow Snow, Alpine
Liberty Ridge Mount Rainier AI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
South East Corner Beacon Rock > S Face 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 5 pitches
Numb Nuts Ozone > (9) New School Wall 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Helm's Deep Ozone > (2) Middle Earth 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Kung Fu Ozone > (4) Gold Wall 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Young Warriors Beacon Rock > S Face 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 4 pitches
Step Child Ozone > {10} Mordor 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Carrots for Everyone Ozone > (5) Old Tree Wall 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Rauch Factor Ozone > (6) Shield Wall 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
High Plains Drifter Ozone > (6) Shield Wall 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Sport
House of Pain Ozone > (2) Middle Earth 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
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