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A Stroke of Brilliance T,S 
Amphetamine Grip T 
Animal Farm S 
Bay of Pigs S 
Bill's Flake T 
Breakdown in Paradise S 
Chairman Mao's Little Red Book T 
Chouinard's Crack (1st Half Pitch of Peking) T,TR 
Commie Pinkos S 
Dances with Clams S 
Dirty Pinkos S 
Finger Puppet S 
Fingers of Fate T 
Flex T 
Gulag Archipelago S 
I Almost Died T 
Lets Face It S 
Moscow T 
Orgasmophoria S 
Papillion S 
Peking T 
Phantasmagoria S 
Pop Art S 
Ride The Lightning S 
Sole Survivor S 
Straight Outta' Peking S 
Super Slab T 
Titanium Jag T 

(u) Red Wall Rock Climbing 


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Location: 44.3696, -121.13916 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Karsten on Jan 25, 2006
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Description 

The Red Wall has some of Smith's best multipitch moderates as well as a few classic tuft crimpfests. It is east facing and gets morning sun. The rock quality is generally good for Smith.

Getting There 

To approach cross the bridge and follow the trail up and right (north) until you get to the reddish colored rock. Allow 30 minutes from the car.

Climbing Season



Weather station 7.1 miles from here

28 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',18],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',2],['5.7',1],['5.8',4],['5.9',3],['5.10',13],['5.11',5],['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 (u) Red Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for (u) Red Wall:
Super Slab   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 3 pitches, 450'   
Moscow   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 2 pitches, 300'   
Amphetamine Grip   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R     Trad, 3 pitches, 300'   
Peking   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 2 pitches, 300'   
Papillion   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport   
Chouinard's Crack (1st Half Pitch of Peking)   5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 50'   
Dirty Pinkos   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 4 pitches   
Lets Face It   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport   
Dances with Clams   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Animal Farm   5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Orgasmophoria   5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 120'   
Phantasmagoria   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Straight Outta' Peking   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport   
Fingers of Fate   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 110'   
Bay of Pigs   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 2 pitches, 180'   
Chairman Mao's Little Red Book   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 2 pitches, 100'   
I Almost Died   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
Sole Survivor   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Ride The Lightning   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch   
Gulag Archipelago   5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a     Sport, 4 pitches, 380'   
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Featured Route For (u) Red Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Karsten climbs the beautiful 2nd pitch dihedral.

Chairman Mao's Little Red Book 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  Oregon : Smith Rock : (u) Red Wall
This underated climb is a fine outing that can be done as two pitches or as one long pitch with a 60m rope. The crux comes where you expect on the brilliant 2nd pitch dihedral.Pitch 1: Begin to the right of Ride the Lightning in a left facing dihedral up to the base of the book.Pitch 2: Use stemming, palming, fingerstacks to make your way up the perfect corner. You'll be wishing there was more. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Oregon

Photos of (u) Red Wall Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Shirley seconding Gone With The Flake.
Shirley seconding Gone With The Flake.
Rock Climbing Photo: Red Wall topo
BETA PHOTO: Red Wall topo
Rock Climbing Photo: Paper Tiger - view down from near the top.
Paper Tiger - view down from near the top.
Rock Climbing Photo: red wall
BETA PHOTO: red wall

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By Ben Dubs
May 30, 2014
Would totally recommend wearing a helmet in this area. Or always when standing under a route. In 2 days I saw 2 separate rock fall incidents last weekene, 1 of which would have absolutely killed a woman and an man with his dog if not for missing by a few feet. All melon sized rock.