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Skyline Arete Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 801'
Location: 48.45248, -122.62895 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Scott Coldiron, Nate Ball, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Mark Goodro on May 24, 2016
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A complex of walls in the center of the Mt Erie cliff complex, West of the Main Wall and below Friction Slab. Comprised of West Skyline Arete - everything west of the gully bisecting the West and Central sections, Central Skyline Arete, and East Skyline Arete - below and climber's left of Humpty Dumpty Wall.

Getting There 

From below - take the Main Wall trail then the West Skyline Arete Trail to the base of Black Lichen Slab. You can also rap from anchors near the bottom of Friction Slab but be careful - some of the anchors require a 2-rope rappel to reach the ground.

Climbing Season

Weather station 4.5 miles from here

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Skyline Arete 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a  Washington : Northwest Region : ... : Skyline Arete
Starts from the far left end of Black Lichen Slab. Climb some airy moves through the left side of the prominent roof then continue up the right side of the arete. After a short runout a steep hand crack reaches the top of the arete. Continue across the gully and up a couple slabs with a bolt each to the anchor....[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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