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Playground Point

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Aisle of Sky S 
Baby Steps S 
Baby's Behind T,TR 
Baby's Bottom T 
Birthday Boy S 
Block Party T 
Father's Day S 
Hopscotch S 
Juice S 
Jungle Gym T 
Leapfrog T 
Lunch Money T 
Monkey See T,TR 
Playground Bully T,S 
Romper Room S 
Tea Party S 
Unknown Route S 
Zap Crack T 
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Playground Point Rock Climbing 


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Location: 47.54314, -120.72265 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Scott Coldiron, Nate Ball, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: No Sweat on Jul 21, 2009
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Sarah TR Middle cliff bolted route.

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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 5.5 miles from here

18 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',8],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',8],['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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Featured Route For Playground Point
Rock Climbing Photo: Nathan doing walk-on top-rope recon before leading...

Block Party 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Washington : Central-East Cascades, Wena... : ... : Playground Point
climb a short crack and pull over the blocky to a ledge with anchors....[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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By Sandeep Kumar
From: Redmond, Washington
May 4, 2017
The GPS coordinate for the crag is 47.542933, -120.722800. I have also used "Know your location" button to add this info, and hopefully it will show up soon.
By Jon Nelson
Administrator
From: Bellingham, WA
May 4, 2017
The new coordinates might take a day to cycle into the system. But I added your coordinates manually, just to make sure. Thanks.

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