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The Rookie Wall Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: elmo mecsko on Nov 4, 2006
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Description 

Steep, featured rock with very dynamic moves.
Classic overhanging sport climbing that will keep you coming back for more.

Getting There 

From Big Rock, at the intersection in the trail, head to the right along the base of the wall to the super overhanging routes Special Sauce(5.13a), Visionary Spastic(5.12c) and Chronic Rookie (5.12a). There are also routes on the North, East and West faces of the Rookie Wall ranging from 5.10a to 5.11.
Continuing East along the face, past a broken section, you will come to The Gem Stone area.

Climbing Season

For the Rocks of Sharon area.

Weather station 7.5 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',1],['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]


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Rock Climbing Photo: Getting into the business on Chronic Rookie

Chronic Rookie 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  Washington : Northeast Corner & Spokane : ... : The Rookie Wall
Some mid 10 intro moves for 3 bolts lead to a spectacular rest. After the rest it becomes 3 more bolts of incredibly fun and powerful moves between large holds. A must do for the area!...[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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Rock Climbing Photo: The overhanging centerpiece of the Rookie Wall.
BETA PHOTO: The overhanging centerpiece of the Rookie Wall.

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By Nick Sweeney
From: Spokane, WA
Nov 14, 2016
Hangers are missing on the first bolts of Chronic Rookie (5.12a) and Portly (5.11b) as of 11/12/16.

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