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Orange Sunshine area

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Cactus Love T 
Columns Holiday T,S 
Cross-eyed and Painless T 
Cutting Edge, The T 
Dancing Madly Backwards S 
Developing Arms T 
Entrance Exam T 
Jam Exam T 
Morning After S 
Orange Sunshine T 
Overlord, The S 
Paul Maul T 
Price of Complacency, The S 
Rap Route T 
Rough Boys T 
Serpent T 
Solar King T 
Stress Management S 
Thriller Pillar S 
Thriller Pillar, Left Side T 
Western Front T 
X-Factor T 

Orange Sunshine area Rock Climbing 


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Description 

The Orange Sunshine area is the first part of the cliff you reach from the trail. There are a number of fine cracks and sport routes. The tan, mostly lichen free rock lends a warm, friendly ambience to the area. In mild years, the wall offers good winter climbing.


Getting There 

Hike to the cliff.

Climbing Season



Weather station 10.9 miles from here

22 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',13],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',5],['5.7',3],['5.8',0],['5.9',5],['5.10',5],['5.11',3],['5.12',1],['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 Orange Sunshine area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Orange Sunshine area:
Western Front   5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
The Cutting Edge   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
X-Factor   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Jam Exam   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Thriller Pillar   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 70'   
Developing Arms   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Stress Management   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Orange Sunshine   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Paul Maul   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Solar King   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 75'   
Dancing Madly Backwards   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 70'   
The Price of Complacency   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Morning After   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Featured Route For Orange Sunshine area
Rock Climbing Photo: Orange Sunshine.

Orange Sunshine 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  WA : Tieton River : ... : Orange Sunshine area
Orange Sunshine hooked me on climbing. Of course, I'd already been playing with the hook; I'd blown off much of my senior year of college bouldering at the UW Rock. But on a warm summer evening in 1986, I discovered there was more to climbing than contriving moves on concrete. The rock was bathed in the light of an amazing sunset. Orange lichen glowed around the splitter sweep of the crack. The sound of the river and the strong scent of sagebrush carried up from the canyon below. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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