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Rosario Beach (Refrigerator Wall) 

Deception Pass Rock Climbing 

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This is the island of Deception Pass


Small cliffs right off the beach and waters of Puget Sound.

Getting There 

Head south from Anacortes on HW20 for 10 miles and you are there.

Climbing Season

For the Northwest Region area.

Weather station 5.5 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Deception Pass

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Deception Pass:
Green Giant   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 45'   Rosario Beach (Refrigerator...
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Featured Route For Deception Pass
Rock Climbing Photo: Dr. Jim on the bouldery finish of 'Sissy Boy'

Sissy Boy 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  Washington : Northwest Region : ... : Rosario Beach (Refrigerator...
Super fun moves, starts out with bouldery long moves past the second bolt to fun power endurance climbing to the anchors. Cool series of finger locks guard the anchors....[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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By eric johnston
Nov 5, 2009
Sorry folks but climbing at or near Deception Pass Bridge or Deception Pass State Park is closed by Washington State Parks.

Even if the area wasn't closed, the rock is garbage to climb on. Go to Mt. Erie.
By Sean Speegle
From: Winter Park, Florida
Jan 8, 2011
It is quite a beautiful place though....

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