Elevation: 6,038 ft
GPS: 46.205, -122.191 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Jon Nelson on Nov 29, 2013
Admins: Nate Ball, Scott Coldiron, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick, Z Winters

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.

544 Total Climbs

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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
 284
Ingraham Glacier-Disappointment…
Trad, Snow, Alpine
Easy Snow
 120
South Spur
Trad, Snow, Alpine
WI2-3
 157
Kautz Glacier
Ice, Alpine
Mod. Snow
 152
Emmons Glacier
Snow, Alpine
AI2-3 Steep Snow
 127
Liberty Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 156
South East Corner
Trad 6 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 147
Helm's Deep
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 76
Young Warriors
Trad 5 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 124
Step Child
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 145
Carrots for Everyone
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 87
May Day
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 72
Rauch Factor
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 98
High Plains Drifter
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 92
House of Pain
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 71
Chainmail
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Ingraham Glacier-Disappoint… Mt Rainier
 284
Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
South Spur Mt Adams
 120
Easy Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
Kautz Glacier Mt Rainier
 157
WI2-3 Ice, Alpine
Emmons Glacier Mt Rainier
 152
Mod. Snow Snow, Alpine
Liberty Ridge Mt Rainier
 127
AI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
South East Corner Beacon Rock > S Face
 156
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 6 pitches
Helm's Deep Ozone > (2) Middle Earth
 147
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Young Warriors Beacon Rock > S Face
 76
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 5 pitches
Step Child Ozone > {10} Mordor
 124
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Carrots for Everyone Ozone > (5) Old Tree Wall
 145
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
May Day Ozone > (5) Old Tree Wall
 87
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Rauch Factor Ozone > (6) Shield Wall
 72
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
High Plains Drifter Ozone > (6) Shield Wall
 98
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
House of Pain Ozone > (2) Middle Earth
 92
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Chainmail Ozone > (6) Shield Wall
 71
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
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