Northwest Face Rock Climbing
|Beacon Rock is open from July 15, 2016 through February 1st, 2017. See note for more details. MORE INFO >>>|
This small area is located on the NW side of Beacon Rock, by the first parking area, and just prior to where the main hikers trail begins going up the rock.
Includes some new routes, as well as a few classic routes, including the first route up the rock, the Spike Route.
Walk up the main hikers trail, and you will find climbers trails going to the wall prior to where the hikers trail meets the wall, and begins going up the rock. There is a couple dozen routes in this area.
Climbing Season For the Beacon Rock area.
Weather station 3.8 miles from here
8 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Northwest Face
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Northwest Face:
Featured Route For Northwest Face
Stone Soup 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
: Southwest Cascades
: ... : Northwest Face
This route was established as a practice aid route close to Portland. Some of the belays are bolted. Recently this route was freed, starting via Smoke Signals. See below the Aid climbing description for the Free climbing description and grades. Pitch 1: Approximately 30 m, 5.7 C1. Start up the slab about 100 feet right of the climbing/no climbing boundary. The first pitch begins with some free climbing and progresses into aid about half way up. Finish at a bolted belay on a grassy ledge. Pitch 2...[more] Browse More Classics in Washington