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Areas in Southwest Cascades

** Waterfall ice in the SW Cascades 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
AlpenGlow (aka Upper Kueffler Road Boulders) 0 / 0 / 0 / 12 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 12
Beacon Rock 56 / 7 / 0 / 4 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 66
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 12 / 1 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 14
Farside 67 / 2 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 72
Fossil Rock 0 / 29 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 29
Hamilton Boulders 0 / 0 / 0 / 17 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 17
Jimmies (Twilight Zone) 1 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2
Larch Mountain Bouldering (WA) 0 / 0 / 0 / 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 3
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 17 / 15 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 32
Observation Rock 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Ozone 53 / 40 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 93
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 / 2 / 0 / 1 / 3 / 3
Tower Rock 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 3
Wankers Columns 8 / 0 / 7 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 12
Windy Slab 3 / 5 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 10

Description [Suggest Change]

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 [Suggest Change]

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
 209
Ingraham Glacier-Disappointment Cleav…
Trad, Snow, Alpine
Easy Snow
 82
South Spur
Trad, Snow, Alpine
WI2-3
 113
Kautz Glacier
Ice, Alpine
Mod. Snow
 109
Emmons Glacier
Snow, Alpine
AI2-3 Steep Snow
 85
Liberty Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 120
South East Corner
Trad 5 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 112
Numb Nuts
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 102
Helm's Deep
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 74
Kung Fu
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 88
Step Child
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 69
Kamikaze
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 111
Carrots for Everyone
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 65
May Day
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 70
High Plains Drifter
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 69
House of Pain
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Ingraham Glacier-Disappoint… Mount Rainier
 209
Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
South Spur Mount Adams
 82
Easy Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
Kautz Glacier Mount Rainier
 113
WI2-3 Ice, Alpine
Emmons Glacier Mount Rainier
 109
Mod. Snow Snow, Alpine
Liberty Ridge Mount Rainier
 85
AI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
South East Corner Beacon Rock > S Face
 120
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 5 pitches
Numb Nuts Ozone > (9) New School Wall
 112
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Helm's Deep Ozone > (2) Middle Earth
 102
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Kung Fu Ozone > (4) Gold Wall
 74
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Step Child Ozone > {10} Mordor
 88
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Kamikaze Ozone > (5) Old Tree Wall
 69
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Carrots for Everyone Ozone > (5) Old Tree Wall
 111
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
May Day Ozone > (5) Old Tree Wall
 65
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
High Plains Drifter Ozone > (6) Shield Wall
 70
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Sport
House of Pain Ozone > (2) Middle Earth
 69
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
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