Post Modern Wall Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Post Modern wall is in the center of the picture w...
Same general area as orange wall, but roughly 1/4 mile to the south. It is a south facing, large dome shaped wall with a prominent right facing overhang in the center. It generally has very little traffic and is composed of slightly more competent rock then Orange wall.
Same approach notes as Orange wall, only the hiking route takes you further south and will add the difficulty of traversing along the talus shoreline.
Climbing Season For the Banks Lake / Northrup Canyon area.
Weather station 7.4 miles from here
5 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Post Modern Wall
Seam-iotics 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Washington
: Central Region
: ... : Post Modern Wall
This two pitch route is a hidden gem of Banks lake with a little of everything including a long sustained finger crack, and an akwardly sized chimney. Pitch 1 5.8+ Climb the broken cracks and features up to the off body sized chimney then up through the chimney to the opening at the top. Belay bolts on the left side of the chimney. ~35-40MPitch 2 5.9 Climb the striking 60 foot long finger crack straight up past the bulge to the chains. Sustained 5.9 pitch with a short section of flaring offwidth...[more] Browse More Classics in Washington
By Marlin Thorman
From: Spokane, WA
May 23, 2016
Has anyone climbed "Anonymous Heroes" on the Post Modern Wall? I tried it last weekend and felt like I was off route in some 5.10 terrain on the 1st pitch. But after looking at the "Rock Climbs of Central WA" guidebook again afterwords it appears that maybe I wasn't off route?? It just seemed like you had to traverse left 20+ feet across a steep unprotected slab after passing a couple of really old rusty bolts with an old piece of webbing attached to them. Would love to hear another person's experience on this route.