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Washington : Northwest Region : Mount Erie

Rockin' On The Rock: A Guide to Mt. Erie Climbing

Dallas Kloke, Jim Thompson, Aaron Bryant 2013

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Mt. Erie is a diverse destination for rock climbers in Northwest Washington. From beginning top ropes, to multi-pitch trad and 5.13 sport routes, Mt. Erie has it all. This digital guide for Android & iOS devices features 426 of the best climbs on Mt. Erie. All author royalties go to the Dallas Kloke Foundation.
Buy both versions of the guidebook (print and digital) for only $40.99! That price includes $6.00 for shipping, meaning that you get the book for only $20 more! A good deal on a beautiful guidebook!

Rockin' On The Rock: A Guide to Mt. Erie Climbing

Dallas Kloke, Jim Thompson, Aaron Bryant 2013

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Mt. Erie is a diverse destination for rock climbers in Northwest Washington. From beginning top ropes, to multi-pitch trad and 5.13 sport routes, Mt. Erie has it all. This digital guide for Android & iOS devices features 426 of the best climbs on Mt. Erie. All author royalties go to the Dallas Kloke Foundation.
Buy both versions of the guidebook (print and digital) for only $40.99! That price includes $6.00 for shipping, meaning that you get the book for only $20 more! A good deal on a beautiful guidebook!

Washington : Northeast Corner & Spokane : Spokane Area : Tum Tum : Tombstone (Private area, permission needed)

Tombstone Guide Book

Kelty & Destiny Godby/Inland Northwest Climbing Outfitters/2020

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Washington : Okanogan : Mazama : The Matrix

Matrix & Europa

Gabe Grayum & Bryan Burdo / 2018

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New crag 1.5 miles south of Mazama with 60+ routes ranging from 5.6-5.11. Mostly sport climbs on Rhino rock but with a few trad routes mixed in. These routes are all new and are not included in any other guide book. This latest version of the guide also includes Europa which is a previously undocumented crag on the Goat Wall between Prime Rib and Fire Wall. Europa has 40 sport routes ranging from 5.6-5.12 with a sunny aspect and great views.

Washington : Northwest Region : North Cascades : Washington Pass : Hairpin Crags

Mazama Granite

Gabe Grayum & Bryan Burdo / 2018

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This mini-guide includes several previously unpublished climbing areas including single pitch sport and mixed routes just above the hairpin turn on WA Pass, two granite sport crags on the West Chewuch, and a small sport crag above Pearrygin State Park.

Washington : Central-West Cascades & Seattle

Snoqualmie Rock

Kurt Hicks / Obvious Gully / 2018

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Featuring over 700 rock climbs in the Snoqualmie Valley, this comprehensive guidebook includes the most popular crags in Washington's Cascade Mountains. Each crag has full-color phots, approach and cliff maps, and detailed route information.

Covers Mountain Project areas
- North Bend and Vicinity
- Snoqualmie Pass Area

Washington : Northwest Region : Mount Erie : Summit Wall

Rockin' on the Rock! A Guide to Mount Erie Rock Climbing

Dallas Kloke with Jim Thompson & Aaron Bryant

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A wonderful guidebook dedicated completely to Mount Erie. Available for purchase from rakkup, or at Lake Erie Grocery at the base of the mountain.

Washington

Cascade Alpine Guide: Climbing and High Routes: Vol 1- Columbia River to Stevens Pass (3rd Ed.)

Fred Beckey, The Mountaineers Books

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Cascade Alpine Guide: Rainy Pass to Fraser River: Climbing & High Routes, Volume 3

Fred Beckey, The Mountaineers Books

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Cascade Alpine Guide; Stevens Pass to Rainy Pass: Climbing & High Routes, Volume 2

Fred Beckey, The Mountaineers Books

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Central Washington Bouldering, by Kelly Sheridan

Sharp End Publishing

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Covers Leavenworth & Gold Bar.Central Washington is jam-packed with quality granite boulders. The secrets out, the rumors are true, and its open season on the Northwests impressive cache of fantastic problems. From the endless folds of Leavenworths forested canyons to the hilltop Shangri-la of Gold Bar, Washington offers something for everyone. Specific beta, detailed maps, and dozens of rich images will get you psyched.

Washington : Central-East Cascades, Wenatchee, & Leavenworth : Peshastin Pinnacles State Park

Leavenworth Rock 4th Ed.

By Victor Kramar 2018

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Covers all of Leavenworth as well as Peshastin.

Washington : Central-West Cascades & Seattle : North Bend & Vicinity : Exit 38 : Exit 38: Bouldering : Boulders at Farside

Richard’s Free Guide to Exit 38 Boulders

Richard Kurz 2016

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Free Guidebook to the Bouldering at Farside

Washington : Central-West Cascades & Seattle : Skykomish Valley : Index

The Index Town Walls

Chris Kalman and Matty van Biene

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Here is the latest and best guidebook for the Town Walls. Other than featuring all the newest routes (through early-mid 2017), it has great photos and historical articles.

By Chris Kalman and Matty van Biene

Available at most NW-area mountain shops as well as the publisher:
http://stores.sharpendbooks.com/the-index-town-walls/



From the authors:
This guidebook is not 100% correct or 100% comprehensive (though it's as close as the authors could get!)
Please feel free to send route corrections, and new routes, to indexguidebookatgmaildotcom.

Western Washington Bouldering

Pablo Zuleta

This guidebook offers information about the excellent bouldering areas approximately 1 hour northeast of Seattle, Washington along the scenic Skykomish Valley. It includes an expanded look into established areas such as Gold Bar, Index, and Skykomish. Buy it online at

http://westernwashingtonbouldering.com/guidebook

Index Town Wall Rock Climbs

Clint Cummins

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This is an old (1994, but with some updates) guide that is still used. The author gives his permision for you to download a copy free of charge. Click the above link and download the selected section.

Book cover for Index Town Walls. Climber on the corner entrance move for Stern Farmer at the Lower Town Wall.

Index Town Walls

Chris Kalman and Matt Van Biene

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Index Town Walls is a select guide covering the best routes on all of the walls at Index. From old routes that have cleaned up into new-age classics, to new ground-breaking 4-star lines, this guide will help provide current and up-to-date information on a staggering selection of world-class lines. (Published in 2014.)

Washington : Central-West Cascades & Seattle : Skykomish Valley

Western Washington Bouldering

Pablo Zuleta

This guidebook offers information about the excellent bouldering areas approximately 1 hour northeast of Seattle, Washington along the scenic Skykomish Valley. It includes an expanded look into established areas such as Gold Bar, Index, and Skykomish. Buy it online at

http://westernwashingtonbouldering.com/guidebook

Washington : Southwest Cascades : Stratosphere

Ozone Cliffband Guidebook

Columbia Gorge Guides

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Newly released guide for Ozone, Farside/Dropzone, and Stratosphere, via the Rakkup app!
https://columbiagorgeguides.wordpress.com/

Washington : Southwest Cascades : Ozone

Ozone Cliffband Guidebook

Columbia Gorge Guides

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Newly released guide for Ozone, Farside/Dropzone, and Stratosphere, via the Rakkup app!
https://columbiagorgeguides.wordpress.com/

Washington : Southwest Cascades : Farside / Dropzone

Ozone Cliffband Guidebook

Columbia Gorge Guides

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Newly released guide for Ozone, Farside/Dropzone, and Stratosphere, via the Rakkup app!
https://columbiagorgeguides.wordpress.com/

Washington : Central-West Cascades & Seattle : North Bend & Vicinity : Exit 38 : Exit 38: Deception Crags

The cover.

Exit 38 Rock Climbs

Todd Kutzke and Rob Price, published for smartphones by Rakkup.

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According to the webpage link below:

The crags of North Bend, WA at Exit 38 off Interstate 90 offer a beautiful getaway for Seattle-area climbers with convenient climbing from Spring through Fall. This digital guide features accurate information and detailed photos of about 100 popular sport climbs on the best walls of the area. Amazonia, Club Paradiso, Deception Wall, Hull Creek, Kiosk, Nevermind, Semi, Substation, Actual Cave, & Write-Off walls are included in this version.

Washington : Central-East Cascades, Wenatchee, & Leavenworth

Central Washington Bouldering

Kelly Sheridan/Sharp End Publishing

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Kelly Sheridan has compiled a fantastic guide book covering Washington state's best bouldering. Leavenworth's areas are described in great detail in this up-to-date guide.