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Squire Creek Walls

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Illusion Wall 
Northern Section 
Waterfall Basin 

Squire Creek Walls Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 1,876'
Location: 48.19189, -121.63604 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Scott Coldiron, Nate Ball, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Jon Nelson on Dec 31, 2013  with updates from Daniel Coltrane
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Description 

Big slabby granite walls. Includes Roan Wall, The Illusion Wall, and Martha's Place (a huge boulder).

The Northern Section includes the ultra-long "Slab Daddy".
Waterfall Basin has the classic "Roan Wall" and a boulder with sport routes on it.

Getting There 

From Highway 530 in Darrington, turn south on Madison Ave and follow it to a T, then turn right onto Darrington Street. This becomes Squire Creek Road, which is followed to its end. The Squire Creek walls can all be approached from the Squire Creek trailhead at the end of Squire Creek Road. Different walls have turn-offs at various points along the trail with the trail to Waterfall Basin being the last turnoff before the trail heads south out of the valley to Squire Creek Pass.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.4 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',5],['5.11',2],['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 Squire Creek Walls

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Squire Creek Walls:
Excalibur   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Trad, 10 pitches, 1000'   Illusion Wall
The Epic Tail of Sir Norbert   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Trad, 10 pitches, 1500'   Illusion Wall
Slab Daddy   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b A0     Trad, Aid, 22 pitches, 2300'   Northern Section
The Page   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, Sport, 9 pitches, 1000'   Illusion Wall
Roan Wall - Center Stage   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, Alpine, 10 pitches, 1000'   Waterfall Basin
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Slab Daddy 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b A0  Washington : Northwest Region : ... : Northern Section
One of the best climbs in the Northwest. For more info consult the Cascades Rock by Blake Herrington.It also goes free at 5.11.A final note, you will have to rappel off of the route so be wary of dropping your ropes in the enormous pools of water that form on the ledges. Approach time is about 2-3 hours....[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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By Pat Ahlberg
Aug 24, 2015
Hey all -

Has anyone come across a pair of green LS Tarantulace shoes on Slab Daddy? I left them at the base of the route a few weeks back.

Please let me know if you have!

Thanks!

Pat

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