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Areas in Central Oregon

Badlands, The 16 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 17
Central Oregon Bouldering 0 / 0 / 0 / 48 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 48
Cline Falls 3 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 4
Corbett State Park 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Cougar Buttress 3 / 6 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 9
Meadow Camp 30 / 0 / 38 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 38
Power Lines 5 / 0 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 5
Shepards Tower 2 / 2 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 4
Smith Rock 324 / 582 / 52 / 20 / 0 / 11 / 0 / 0 / 923
Steelhead Falls 0 / 0 / 0 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2
Steins Pillar 3 / 6 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 9
Trout Creek 102 / 0 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 102
Willow Creek 0 / 2 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2

Description

You're not from around these parts, are yeh? It's "Or-eh-gun!"

Famous for one thing, mostly. Smith Rock. Although if burly splitters are your thing, Trout Creek has your jam.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Central Oregon

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5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b C0
 236
Pioneer Route
Trad, Sport, Aid 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C0
 120
West Face Variation
Trad, Aid 5 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 149
Cruel Sister
Trad
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 145
Gold Rush
Trad
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 229
Zion
Trad 4 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 115
Bad Finger
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 100
JR Token
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 236
Moons of Pluto
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 89
Wartley's Revenge
Trad 3 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 129
Pure Palm
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 208
Toxic
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 171
Vomit Launch
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 107
Heinous Cling Start
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 83
Heinous Cling
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 78
Chain Reaction
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Pioneer Route Smith Rock > (s) Monkey Face
 236
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b C0 Trad, Sport, Aid 3 pitches
West Face Variation Smith Rock > (s) Monkey Face
 120
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C0 Trad, Aid 5 pitches
Cruel Sister Smith Rock > … > W Side > (3) Catwalk Cliff
 149
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Gold Rush Trout Creek > Main Wall
 145
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Zion Smith Rock > (g) Morning Glory Wall
 229
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Trad 4 pitches
Bad Finger Smith Rock > … > W Side > (2) Wildfire Wall
 115
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
JR Token Trout Creek > Main Wall
 100
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Moons of Pluto Smith Rock > (q) Mesa Verde Wall
 236
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Wartley's Revenge Smith Rock > (l) Christian B… > Christian Brothers -…
 89
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 3 pitches
Pure Palm Smith Rock > … > W Side > (2) Wildfire Wall
 129
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Toxic Smith Rock > (d) Aggro Gully
 208
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Vomit Launch Smith Rock > (f) Cocaine Gully
 171
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Heinous Cling Start Smith Rock > (k) The Dihedrals
 107
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Heinous Cling Smith Rock > (k) The Dihedrals
 83
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Chain Reaction Smith Rock > (k) The Dihedrals
 78
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
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Ryan Bowen   Bend, Or
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