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Central-East Cascades, Wenatchee, & Leavenworth Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Region just east of the Central-Western Cascades.

Getting There 

I90 and HW2 going E-W.

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Weather station 10.3 miles from here

889 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',89],['3 Stars',314],['2 Stars',334],['1 Star',122],['Bomb',2]
['<=5.6',51],['5.7',63],['5.8',96],['5.9',97],['5.10',196],['5.11',59],['5.12',16],['5.13',2],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',72],['V2-3',43],['V4-5',46],['V6-7',41],['V8-9',36],['V10-11',5],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Central-East Cascades, Wenatchee, & Leavenworth

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Central-East Cascades, Wenatchee, & Leavenworth:
The Hueco Route   V1 5     Boulder   ** Bouldering in Icicle Cre... : Mad Meadows
Sunny and Steep   V2 5+     Boulder, 10'   ** Bouldering in Icicle Cre... : Forestland Boulders
Drugstore Cowboy   V3 6A     Boulder   ** Bouldering in Icicle Cre... : Mad Meadows
The Real Thing   V4 6B     Boulder   ** Bouldering in Icicle Cre... : Forestland Boulders
The Fridge Center   V4 6B     Boulder   ** Bouldering in Icicle Cre... : The Fridge
Ingalls Peak, South Ridge   5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c     Trad, 4 pitches, 300'   Stuart-Enchantments : Ingalls Peak
West Ridge   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, Alpine, 4 pitches, 400'   Stuart-Enchantments : Prusik Peak
Catapult   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 2 pitches   Tumwater Canyon : Lower Castle Rock
Orbit   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13     Trad, 7 pitches, 800'   Snow Creek Area : Snow Creek Wall
Canary   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 2 pitches, 300'   Tumwater Canyon : Castle Rock
Classic Crack   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch   Eight Mile Area : Eight-Mile Rock
Backbone Ridge   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 12 pitches, 2000'   Stuart-Enchantments : Dragontail Peak
Cloud Nine   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 180'   Snow Creek Area : Pearly Gates
Upper North Ridge w/Great Gendarme   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, Alpine, 18 pitches, 1200'   Stuart-Enchantments : Mt Stuart
Outer Space   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 6 pitches, 700'   Snow Creek Area : Snow Creek Wall
Stanley-Burgner Route   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, Alpine, 6 pitches, 500'   Stuart-Enchantments : Prusik Peak
The Direct North Ridge w/ Gendarme   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, Alpine, 20 pitches, 2000'   Stuart-Enchantments : Mt Stuart
Celestial Groove   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch   Snow Creek Area : Pearly Gates
Damnation Crack   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   Tumwater Canyon : Castle Rock
Condorphamine Addiction   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 7 pitches, 675'   Icicle Creek : Condor Buttress
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Featured Route For Central-East Cascades, Wenatchee, & Leavenworth
Rock Climbing Photo: Evan leads into the start of the Scoop pitch

The Scoop 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  Washington : Central-East Cascades, Wena... : ... : Colchuck Balanced Rock
Pitch 1 (5.9): a bouldery move off the ground leads to easier terrain, belay below a small rotting tree. (~100 ft.)Pitch 2 (5.10a): move into a grove where tough moves take you out and right where the climbing eases. (~100 ft.)Pitch 3 (5.10a): fun climbing moves up into a dihedral and the crux of the pitch. A short slab section leads to "Launch Ledge". Move the belay to the left about 30 feet before starting pitch 4.(~100 ft.)Pitch 4 (5.11c): "The Scoop" pitch begins with a nice crack leading in...[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

Photos of Central-East Cascades, Wenatchee, & Leavenworth Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Climbing by Wenatchee in January.
Climbing by Wenatchee in January.
Rock Climbing Photo: Approach beta for rock climbs in The Stuart Range.
BETA PHOTO: Approach beta for rock climbs in The Stuart Range.

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By Antonio Barrera
Aug 13, 2016
I think i left a Nikon camera around the Sword and Slab boulder on August 12th. If you have found it in the Leavenworth area please let me know.

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