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Playground Point Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Three different cliff bands stacked on one another. A dozen or so sport, and mixed sport/trad routes with walk-offs for most climbs. Mostly bolted top anchors with chains.

Getting There 

Drive west on Icicle Creek Road 5.3 miles from the Icicle Creek junction (same pullout as Hammerhead Rock). Climbers trail starts across the road from east end of pullout. Walk up trail to the east through meadow and Mad Meadows boulders, continue up and north east, keep looking left up mountain as you walk and you will see lower cliff band and routes. 10-15 minute walk. walk around to east side of lower cliff band and continue up and around through a draw to access upper climbs.

Climbing Season



Weather station 5.8 miles from here

17 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',10],['1 Star',7],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',7],['5.7',6],['5.8',3],['5.9',1],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['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 Playground Point

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Playground Point:
Tea Party   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Juice   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
Birthday Boy   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Romper Room   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
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