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The 700ft. tall Picnic Lunch Wall strikes a commanding pose over the Crooked River as one descends the trail down from the parking lot. The Picnic Lunch Wall is flanked by the Red Wall on the right and the Shiprock on the left.

Despite its height and presence, the rock quality is generally sub-par compared to other areas. Nonetheless, there are some quality climbs to be found. There are a handful of worthy multipitch routes although many are loose fright-fests.

Getting There 

Walk up the staircase at the end of the bridge. Well-maintained trails provide easy access to the wall.

Descend via the Misery Ridge trail.

15 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',11],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Picnic Lunch Wall:
Honey Pot   5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Free Lunch   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a PG13     Trad, 5 pitches, 350'   
Teddy Bear's Picnic   5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b     Sport, 3 pitches, 270'   
Suicidal Tendencies   5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a PG13     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Five Easy Pieces (start)   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Coleslaw and Chemicals   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ E6 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
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The inspiring Picnic Lunch Wall. The large yellow dots are updated bolts. Zoom in for greater detail. Garret Gladden photo credit.

Free Picnic Lunch Wall 5.12c/d 7c 28 IX E6 6b PG13  OR : Smith Rock : Picnic Lunch Wall
Oregon's first big wall now offers great free-climbing to the top of Smith Rock's most intimidating wall. Expect a first rate soft-rock adventure that delivers 5 distinct pitches of mostly solid rock and protection. Hard cranking, mega-exposure, and surprisingly classic climbing will be encountered while scaling this Cathedral of mud. The ability to confidently climb over questionable gear is a pre-requisite. Pitch 1: The crux comes 12ft off the ground with an arguably un-protectable boulder pro...[more]   Browse More Classics in OR

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A great day or climbing!
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Picnic Lunch wall is pretty big!
Picnic Lunch wall is pretty big!
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