BETA PHOTO: The Smith Rock Group as seen from the Morning Glor...
This is a massive chunk of rock South of Asterisk Pass. One of the tallest portions of rock in the park, it host a fine collection of old school and modern multipitch climbs. There has been a fair amount of route development here in the past several years. The crag is logicaly broken into several different sections, ?? routes (White Satin), Northeast Face
(Sky Ridge), Phoenix
Buttress (described as it's own area on this site), The Southern Tip
(Kunza Korner), The Northwest Face
(Cull's in Space), Cod Rock
(Sunset Slab) and The West Face (Wherever I May Roam).
Depends greatly on what you want to climb.
Weather station 6.9 miles from here
54 Total Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',22],['2 Stars',25],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
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Featured Route For Smith Rock Group
The Struggle Within 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a OR
: Smith Rock
: ... : Northeast Face
Sometimes technical, sometimes powerful, this long and involved route is an exhilarating experience. The Struggle Within has great position, cool cruxes, requires power and endurance, has good protection, and has surprisingly good rock. It is composed of four pitches. All bolt recommendations are approximate:Pitch 1 (5.11a, 11 bolts + anchors). A mix of 5.9 to 5.10 stemming, laybacking, edging, etc. leads to a crux traverse to the left. Sequential enough that I had to downclimb out of my de...[more] Browse More Classics in OR
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