The large formation running North/South, down hill from Brogan Spire and Mini Halfdome. Home to a number of newer routes and some very diverse climbing.
Hike past Koala Rock and turn South (downhill) when you reach Brogan Spire. Pass Mini Halfdome.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Mud Pile:
Marsupials Traverse 5.8 R Trad, Sport, 8 pitches, 1000 feet, Grade II
Carla The Stripper 5.8 Sport, 2 pitches, 180 feet
Kid Packed Minivan From Hell 5.11a Sport, 1 pitch, 80 feet
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Marsupials Traverse 5.8 R OR : Smith Rock : ... : Mud Pile
The Marsupials Traverse is probably the longest climb at Smith. Much of it is pretty runout with dangerous falls, but no runouts harder than 5.5ish climbing, though some of this is on loose rock. Not a good first route, but if your solid at the grade on runouts this is an awsome climb. There are multiple ways to start this route, how ever you choose to get to the top of the mudpile is up to you. I will describe the easiest way starting with Carla the Stripper.P1 - 5.8 - Follow the boltline atop ...[more] Browse More Classics in OR