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Morpheus Rock Climbing 

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Location: 47.6652, -121.4 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: gabriel cisneros on Aug 6, 2013  with updates from Poblanco
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Over 150 already established problems on high quality granite boulders. Pictures can be seen here:

Topo guide and directions are here:

Getting There 

From Seattle area: Take US Route 2 East to Skykomish, WA. At mile post 45.89 turn right onto NE Old Cascade Highway toward Money Creek Campground. Continue on the paved road until you reach Miller River Road (USFS 6410). Turn Right onto Miller River Road, which turns into USFS 6410. Go for 3.5 miles until you see a green gate on the right side of the road. Park out of the way and hike along old logging road past gate. About 10 mins of hiking you will see the car door boulder on the right and the UnDammed boulder along the river on the left. Go to: for directions and topo.
Please do your best to keep this area clean and comply with all wilderness area rules and regulations.

Video of the area 

Climbing Season

For the Skykomish Valley area.

Weather station 3.0 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Morpheus

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Morpheus:
Car Door   V0+ 4+     Boulder, 8'   Approach Boulders
Lines of Lattitude   V3 6A     Boulder, 10'   Approach Boulders
Tsunami   V5- 6C     Boulder   Upper Devil's Club Forest
French Exit   V5 6C     Boulder   420 Zone
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Featured Route For Morpheus
Rock Climbing Photo: Feet cutting loose on Tsunami.  Photo by Blue

Tsunami V5- 6C  Washington : Central-West Cascades & Sea... : ... : Upper Devil's Club Forest
Start in the middle of the slab. Make your way up to the overhang and reach or jump for the lip. Topout straight up for full value or traverse to the right for an easier topout....[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

Photos of Morpheus Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Guidebook to the Skykomish Valley, which includes ...
Guidebook to the Skykomish Valley, which includes ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Wizards Hat
Wizards Hat
Rock Climbing Photo:  The Bermuda Triangle also known as the “Devil’s...
The Bermuda Triangle also known as the “Devil’s...
Rock Climbing Photo: Kangaroo Arete Begin around the corner on large ho...
Kangaroo Arete Begin around the corner on large ho...
Rock Climbing Photo: The Diamond Engagement.  Photo by Pablo Zuleta
The Diamond Engagement. Photo by Pablo Zuleta
Rock Climbing Photo: McBerkey
Rock Climbing Photo: Tsunami: Photo by Blue
Tsunami: Photo by Blue
Rock Climbing Photo: Ryan on Wise Man's Fear
Ryan on Wise Man's Fear
Rock Climbing Photo: John Lyman on French Exit.
John Lyman on French Exit.

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By gabriel cisneros
Aug 6, 2013
Morpheus video of 420 area.
By PabloZ
From: Seattle, Washington
Aug 13, 2013
Could it be that you are talking about page 3 and 4 of the maps posted on
By gabriel cisneros
Aug 19, 2013
Approach Boulders, Upper and Lower Devil's Club Forest Boulders Video
By Neilsonb
From: Tucson, AZ
Jul 30, 2014
Went out to 420 Boulders yesterday for the first time. Beautiful area with awesome problems. I saw that the posted link is no longer working and am wondering where I could find topos of the developed boulders in the area are. Any help would be awesome.
By gabriel cisneros
Mar 2, 2015
Morpheus Info and blog are now located here:

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