the 10 min. approach to Punk Rock.But don't cr...
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Punk Rock straddles the crest of Tumwater mountain. From the end of the road parking follow a trail staying on the crest walking south. You can see this little tower from Ski Track road and you will see it as you walk, the main routes are on the wall facing you.
5-10 minute approach depending on how many wildflowers and mountain views you stumble over.
Climbing Season For the Tumwater Canyon area.
Weather station 2.6 miles from here
1 Total Climbing Routes
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There are 2 crack options, left side is 10a hand crack, right is is listed as 10c ( very hard start for 10c ) Excellent finger crack, followed by some nice tight hands and finishes with OW. The book said 4" crack, while I did use a #4, I was glad to have a #5- was the only thing that fit the upper 10' before a left side horn. The book calls this OW finish 5.8, figures all chimneys and OW are 5.8,and in 1979 it would have been hard to protect this. I think that if your knee fits in a ...[more] Browse More Classics in Washington