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Viper Head Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 2,000'
Location: 48.89268, -118.70184 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Scott Coldiron, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: applewood on Jun 24, 2013
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BETA PHOTO: Viper Head from the south


This is the striking (looks like an open snake mouth) cliff just west of Morning Rock. It is also on private land but the current owners are welcoming climbers as part of the "Kettle Bluffs".

Getting There 

Park along the road and walk to the base.

Climbing Season

For the Okanogan area.

Weather station 8.3 miles from here

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Sidewinder Direct 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b  WA : Okanogan : ... : Viper Head
SIDEWINDER DIRECT 5.10d ** (120') M(9b)A challenging direct start variation to "Sidewinder". UNder the middle of the large overhang, climb a small apron past loose looking overhanging blocks to a clean steep left facing crack. Layback up the corner and snake your way up the groove above to pull out right onto the slab. Continue up the slab to join the regular route for the headwall and upper zigzags....[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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