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Runaway Weasel S 
Salathe Highway, The T 
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Submitted By: Nate Ball on Sep 24, 2014

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For the Mt. Hood area.

Weather station 3.2 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Main Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Main Area:
The Salathe Highway   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b R     Trad, 1 pitch, 75'   
Lava Tube   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 2 pitches, 275'   
The Dragons Spine    5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 2 pitches, 350'   
Excalibur   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 175'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Bill Standing on top of The Witch after the FA of ...

The Salathe Highway 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Oregon : Mt. Hood : ... : Main Area
5.6d This was the original route to the top of the pinnacle and was believed to be 5.5d on the first ascent but was later upgraded after the second ascent. The ambiguity of the rating is to indicate that although it may be low on the Yosemite scale of rating climbs, on the testicular shrinkage scale it's off the chart or as the scale chart shows us: above your throat pressing on your eyeballs. No bolts at all were used on this route although a single 1/2" diameter redirect bolt was later added n...[more]   Browse More Classics in Oregon

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