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Road Side Rock Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Lacey LaDuke on Oct 7, 2008
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The climbs are mostly on the east or west sides of the rock so depending on the time of the day you can chase the sun (or shade).
Watch out for weak spots on the granite and mud wasps nesting the the flakes. Also some of the less travelled areas here have poison ivy.

Getting There 

Right between the road and the lake. Just after Jones Bay, before the road to Northrup Point.

Climbing Season

Weather station 6.7 miles from here

32 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',11],['2 Stars',14],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Road Side Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Road Side Rock:
Washington Pass   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Rashomon   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
Red Arete   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport   
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Danton 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Washington : Central Region : ... : Road Side Rock
P1: 5.8 Starts off on the left side of a large flake and traverses right and up on dirty rock before going up a small diehedral to a set of anchor bolts. Watch for rope drag.P2: 5.8 Move left a couple feet from the anchors to a dirty diehedral with a hand to fingers crack. Finishes up with a move right that takes you out of the diehedral to easy terrain and a set of chains....[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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By Rafe
Sep 21, 2014
You're not sellin me on this place.. weak granite, wasps in the flakes, and poison ivy?

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