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Guillotine Area Rock Climbing 


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Location: 43.87016, -122.14484 View Map  Incorrect?
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BETA PHOTO: Guillotine Area topo.

Description 

This is the next major concentration of classic climbing as you walk west along the cliffband from the top of the approach trail. You should pass 100-200 yards of uninspring rock after walking under Plumber's Crack. (the wide splitter on the left end of the Lost Art zone) The twin cracks and flake/namesake of Guillotine, the small roof right of the Guillotine belay ledge, (not pictured in the topo-sorry!) and the parallel dihedrals above and left of that are all good landmarks to identify.

This section of cliff is greater than ~40m tall. Many of these routes have optional belays at roughly half height but can usually be led from the ground in a single pitch.

Getting There 

Hike left from Lost Art.

Climbing Season

For the Willamette Valley area.

Weather station 20.5 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',5],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Guillotine Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Guillotine Area:
Pool Guy   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 2 pitches, 60'   
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Featured Route For Guillotine Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Crux.

Orange Crush 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c PG13  OR : Willamette Valley : ... : Guillotine Area
Killer! Despite it's short length, this is hands down one of the best fingercracks in the state. Steep, powerful locks on perfect rock are followed by an airy, but easier sequence on the slab between crack systems. Thin gear in incipient features is available....[more]   Browse More Classics in OR

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