The Catalyst on sight.
Andy Burr Photo.
Just upstream from the Wildfire Wall lies this fantastic line of columns. The narrow approach (aka The Catwalk) is just above the river. The cracks here are remarkably good and would be worth a weekend trip unto themselves.
Follow the trail upstream from the Wildfire Wall along the narrow catwalk.
Weather station 7.1 miles from here
23 Total Routes
['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Catwalk Cliff:
Quasar 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 75'
Blood Clot 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
Last Chance 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
Prometheus 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
The Pearl 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, 1 pitch, 95'
Catalyst 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Featured Route For Catwalk Cliff
Last Chance 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b OR
: Smith Rock
: ... : Catwalk Cliff
This amazing finger crack scares some with its sharp edges. The route goes up a wide dihedral on locking finger jams and smearing feet. The crux is trusting your feet on the small waves of basalt. Its more endurance than power. Not to be missed!!...[more] Browse More Classics in OR
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