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The Wave Rock Climbing 

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Location: 49.43862, -119.56566 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Mike Teschke on Jun 25, 2008

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South facing crag and mostly overhanging. Gets good shade in the mornings and has a nice view across to Red Tail and Skaha Lake.
Contains some high quality overhung 5.12 sport climbs with a couple 5.11 climbs thrown in the mix.

Getting There 

From Another Buttress in The Shady Valley, turn right up a trail when going towards the Lower Red Tail. The crag is directly accross the small valley from Another Buttress. Alternatively from the loop trail and Peach Butress you can continue along and follow the crest of the rocky hill up, turn left near the top when you see the crag towards Red Tail.

Climbing Season

For the Okanagan area.

Weather station 2.7 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Wave

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Wave:
Not Fade Away   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 50'   
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Not Fade Away 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  North America : Canada : ... : The Wave
This is a VERY popular climb, with good reason. It is all overhung and traverses left up to an increasingly crimpy finish. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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