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GPS: 48.50902, -120.65615
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The oft-photographed group of peaks viewed from the Washington Pass Lookout. Following a rough NW-to-SE line, the main summits are Liberty Bell, Concord Tower, Lexington Tower, North Early Winter's Spire, and South Early Winter's Spire.

Getting There Suggest change

The two popular approaches are from the Blue Lake trailhead and the hairpin curve further east, both along the main highway.

From Blue Lake trailhead, follow the hikers trail for 1.7 miles until a big wooden sign on the left with words "Liberty Bell trail 727".

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Classic Climbing Routes at Liberty Bell Group

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V5+ 6C+
 11
Live Free or Die!™
Trad, Boulder, Alpine 11 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 519
Beckey Route (SW Face)
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 488
Southwest Rib
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 232
Northwest Corner (a.k.a. Boving-…
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 35
Liberty Traverse
Trad, Alpine 26 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 97
East Face
Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 64
Boving Roofs
Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c C2
 131
Liberty Crack
Trad, Aid, Alpine 12 pitches
5.11- 6c 22 VIII- 22 E3 5c
 281
The West Face
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.11- 6c 22 VIII- 22 E3 5c
 140
The Hitchhiker
Trad, Alpine 9 pitches
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 41
The Passenger
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 19
Southern Man
Trad, Alpine 9 pitches
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b PG13
 14
Liberty and Injustice for All
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
 47
Thin Red Line
Trad, Alpine 11 pitches
5.13 8a 29 X- 30 E7 6c
 4
Backseat Driver
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Live Free or Die!™ Liberty Bell
 11
V5+ 6C+ Trad, Boulder, Alpine 11 pitches
Beckey Route (SW Face) Liberty Bell
 519
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Southwest Rib S Early Winters Spire
 488
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Northwest Corner (a.k.a. Bo… N Early Winter Spire
 232
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Liberty Traverse Liberty Bell
 35
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 26 pitches
East Face Lexington Tower
 97
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
Boving Roofs S Early Winters Spire
 64
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
Liberty Crack Liberty Bell
 131
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c C2 Trad, Aid, Alpine 12 pitches
The West Face N Early Winter Spire
 281
5.11- 6c 22 VIII- 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
The Hitchhiker S Early Winters Spire
 140
5.11- 6c 22 VIII- 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 9 pitches
The Passenger S Early Winters Spire
 41
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Southern Man S Early Winters Spire
 19
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Trad, Alpine 9 pitches
Liberty and Injustice for All Liberty Bell
 14
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b PG13 Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Thin Red Line Liberty Bell
 47
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Trad, Alpine 11 pitches
Backseat Driver S Early Winters Spire
 4
5.13 8a 29 X- 30 E7 6c Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
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