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The Index Town Walls

Chris Kalman and Matty van Biene

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:
Rock Climbing Photo: New 2017 guidebook cover.
New 2017 guidebook cover.

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.
Rock Climbing Photo: Book cover for Index Town Walls. Climber on the co...

Index Town Walls

Chris Kalman and Matt Van Biene

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.)

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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

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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.

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