BETA PHOTO: sunshine wall
As the name suggests this area is percet on a cold winter day. In the summer you have to be careful since the temps can easily reach 100+. This wall is one of the most devolped at vantage and is home to heaps of classic lines in a beautiful setting.
This area requires a bit of a hike. From the parking lot follow the trail to the top of the mesa. then continue towards the river along the ridge line. Follow the marked signs and you will find a decent gully.
Weather station 13.4 miles from here
91 Total Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',32],['2 Stars',42],['1 Star',13],['Bomb',1]
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Red M&Ms 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a WA
: Vantage (Frenchman Coulee)
: ... : King Pins
Graded incorrectly (as 5.11b) in the Rock Climbing Washington Guide, Red M&Ms is a great stemming route that heads up the corner just right of George and Martha. Any actual holds on the route are small and some stemming skill is a bit of a necessity. This route started its life as a trad route, was bolted, and now chopped to make for an scary lead on thin pro. Unless one or two of the bolts magically reappear, this might be better as a TR unless you're super solid at the grade and fearless......[more] Browse More Classics in WA
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By Micah Klesick
From: Vancouver, WA
Nov 1, 2014
I moved them into the Sunshine Area as their own areas. Is that correct?