Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New - School of Rock
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Midnight Rock

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Black Widow T 
Dagoba System TR 
Easter Overhang T 
ROTC T 
Stevens Pass Motel T 
Sting, The T 
Yellow Bird T 

Midnight Rock 


Photos: Recent | Best | Popular
Page Views: 4,287
Administrators: Peter Franzen, Jon Nelson, Kristine Hoffman
Submitted By: Jesse James on Mar 14, 2006
Forecast:
You & This Area
Best routes for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Know the location? Show us! We need it for cool new features!
Seasonal Raptor Closure Update: Noontime and Midnight Rock now open MORE INFO >>>

Description 

This excellent crag is one of the best in the state. Everything from face climbs to finger cracks and plenty of wide cracks as well.

This crag is closed from April 1st through July 31st due to peregrine falcons.


Getting There 

Park at the main Castle Rock parking area, and ascend the steep hill to upper castle rock. Traverse loggers ledge to the east, then ascend a long steep hill for about 45 minutes to reach Midnight Rock.


Climbing Season


7 Total Routes


['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['5.11',2],['5.12',2],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Midnight Rock:
Easter Overhang   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 110'   
The Sting   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 160'   
ROTC   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad   
Browse More Classics in Midnight Rock

Featured Route For Midnight Rock
Just past the thin crux section below the alcove on one of the best crack climbs in Washington.

ROTC 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  WA : Central-East Cascades, Wena... : ... : Midnight Rock
This excellent, dead vertical, splitter crack ranges from fingers to thin hands to perfect hands. The climb starts from an enormous ledge halfway up the center part of midnight rock.Soft at the grade....[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

Comments on Midnight Rock Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -