Elevation: 220 ft
GPS: 45.711, -121.374 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: dmPete on Dec 7, 2013 with improvements by Ian Fritz
Admins: Nate Ball, Scott Coldiron, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick, Z Winters

Description

Small basalt cliff that has about 30 climbs, mostly all mixed gear climbs, so bring your trad rack. Majority of the climbs run from 5.9-5.11+. Quality of rock isn't too bad, though its not stellar. Poison oak does grow in the area, so keep an eye out for it.

Getting There

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Driving on HWY14 from White Salmon, take a left on Old Highway 8, and follow it to just past the main lake. You will see the cliff on the uphill side of the road a few hundred feet past the lake.

33 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at OH8

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 18
Tidewater
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 24
Wind Dummy
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 11
Rattlesnake
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 18
Penstemon
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 29
Ron Love Verly
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 13
Blind Ambition
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 16
The Shuttler
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 9
Open Space Plan
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 6
Reed's Route
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 7
Just a Freakin' Rock Climber
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 15
Risky Sex
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 6
Get it, Shorty
Sport
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 19
Sasquatch
Trad
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 4
Forest Circus Fiasco
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a PG13
 4
The Gap
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Tidewater
 18
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Wind Dummy
 24
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Rattlesnake
 11
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Penstemon
 18
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Ron Love Verly
 29
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Blind Ambition
 13
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
The Shuttler
 16
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Open Space Plan
 9
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Reed's Route
 6
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Just a Freakin' Rock Climber
 7
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Risky Sex
 15
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Get it, Shorty
 6
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Sasquatch
 19
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad
Forest Circus Fiasco
 4
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
The Gap
 4
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a PG13 Sport
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