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(2) Wildfire Wall

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Bad Finger T 
Bad Finger Extended (BFE)  T 
Body Karate S 
Caning, The S 
Cornercopia T 
Crime Wave T 
Cry of the Poor T 
Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) T 
Gruff T 
Iron Cross T 
Just Say Yes S 
Lion of Judah S 
Mad Man T,TR 
Neutral Zone T 
On The Road T 
Out Of Darkness T 
Pure Palm S 
Resuscitation S 
Rim Job T 
Soft Touch T 
Split Decision T 
Titus T 
Try To Be Hip S 
White Trash S 
Wildfire T 

(2) Wildfire Wall  

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This is what the Lower Gorge is all about. A quick glance to your left tells the whole story: look at all those stars! Mega-classics like Wildfire (5.10b), On The Road (5.11a), Pure Palm (5.11a), and others are not to be missed. No trip to Smith is truly complete without a visit here.

Getting There 

Continue walking past the small Parched Cat cliff.

Climbing Season

Weather station 7.1 miles from here

25 Total Routes

['4 Stars',6],['3 Stars',17],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for (2) Wildfire Wall:
Mad Man   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 70'   
Gruff   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 75'   
Titus   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad   
Rim Job   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Cornercopia   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch   
Wildfire   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Bad Finger   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad   
On The Road   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Neutral Zone   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Pure Palm   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 80'   
Cry of the Poor   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad   
Bad Finger Extended (BFE)    5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 110'   
Out Of Darkness   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Crime Wave   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Lion of Judah   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport   
White Trash   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Just Say Yes   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Try To Be Hip   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
The Caning   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 80'   
Resuscitation   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch   
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Our start of the route follows the holds near the ...

Lion of Judah 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a  OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall
This colorful route had fallen dusty by the time we had found it. Our start was essentially right between the two noted in Watts's Guidebook, about 3 ft left of first bolt. Head up to a lieback feature, which can be chimneyed. Good edges pull onto the first face until bolt 3 or 4, where a strenuous mantel allows you to traverse right into the corner. If you can get through the first few moves in the corner it gets progressively easier finishing on fantastic patina-like jugs. Like any true 11d ...[more]   Browse More Classics in OR

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