The most popular area at the Bend, especially around Pure Joy (5.10c), where there are a dozen or so quality routes packed into a concentrated area. Some routes on the left are accessed from a ledge system.
Turn right upon reaching the crag and hike up the hill. To reach the Pure Joy area, take the final left-hand spur.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Bend West:
Hallowed Ground 5.8+ Trad, 1 pitch, 90 feet
Tiers 5.9 Trad, 1 pitch, 100 feet
Salmon Song 5.10a Trad, 1 pitch, 85 feet
Reckoning 5.10b Trad, 1 pitch, 80 feet
Pure Joy 5.10c Trad
Tragically Hip 5.11c Sport, 80 feet
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Reckoning 5.10b WA : Tieton River : ... : Bend West
Both Reckoning and Pure Joy share the same start. Begin in the easier crack, then climb the very nice finger crack on the right side of the broken column (left is Pure Joy, .10c). Rock quality is very good, as is gear....[more] Browse More Classics in WA