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Upper Bench Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 1,657'
Location: 47.76123, -117.54897 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Located up the hill and to the right of the main wall. There are three routes on it with a bit of an airy feeling for a belay ledge that makes you feel uneasy until the first bolt is clipped.

Getting There 

From the main wall, walk up the creek to approximately 50 yards and look up and to the left. The ledge is located about halfway up the hill with 3-4 routes on it.

Climbing Season

For the Deep Creek area.

Weather station 8.9 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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Nardo Head 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Washington : Northeast Corner & Spokane : ... : Upper Bench
The prominent arête located on the left side of the Upper Bench. If you're over 6' then clip the first bolt from the ground otherwise us a stick clip to prevent falling down to the valley floor and taking your belayer with you. Work your way up the arête following the bolt line to the chossy holds at the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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