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(3) Snake Wall Rock Climbing 


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Location: 45.5672, -122.2077 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

The third area if entering from the west, starting just past the rock tower. Approximately 8 climbs ranging from 5.8 to 5.11A. The wall is distinguished by 2 large roofs above and to the right of the rock tower. Several routes here are partially bolted, but require some gear placement. Some pure trad climbs as well.

Getting There 

If approaching from the west, take the third side trail towards the rock. This will be just past the rock tower/"Middle Earth." The two large roofs above and to the right of the rock tower help distinguish it. Some climbs start from a ledge up and to the right of the belay platform for Snake Face/Snake Roof. It's a 4th class scramble to the start of these climbs and you may want to build a belay anchor with some gear for these. Approximately 5 - 10 min from the west parking area. Trail may be very slippery if wet/muddy.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.6 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',3],['5.10',2],['5.11',1],['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 (3) Snake Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for (3) Snake Wall:
Snake Face   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, Sport   
Party At The Moon Tower   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 60'   
Vicious   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Featured Route For (3) Snake Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking up at Snake Face from the Belay Platform.

Snake Face 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Washington : Southwest Cascades : ... : (3) Snake Wall
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