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The Lesser Bluff

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Corner Crack T,TR 
First Crack T,TR 
Second Crack T,TR 

The Lesser Bluff Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 3,269'
Location: 45.72156, -122.19277 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Scott Coldiron, Nate Ball, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: George Zack on Dec 7, 2013
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A 40' bluff (N-facing) located just to the NE of the Central Pinnacle. Has several cracks ranging from finger to OW that can be top roped or led on gear. Only the "Second Crack" on this wall has a bolted top anchor.

Getting There 

To approach the base of this N-facing bluff, head west down the narrow slot between the north face of the Central Pinnacle and the south side of the bluff, then continue around to your right. All routes can be easily accessed from above.

Climbing Season

For the Southwest Cascades area.

Weather station 6.2 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

Featured Route For The Lesser Bluff
Rock Climbing Photo: First Crack.

First Crack 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  Washington : Southwest Cascades : ... : The Lesser Bluff
If you are facing the Lesser Bluff, it will be the first fairly obvious climbable looking crack on the right side of the wall.Start under the little roof, and climb up the crack to to the roof. Here you can pull up and over the roof and finish on easier terrain to the top, or continue up the nice hand crack that goes up the inside of the large flake (recommended)....[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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