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Smith Rock

Interesting rock climbing area for routes up to 5c, from 6a to 6c, from 7a to 7c and starting from 8a (french grades).
InformationMany additional skills about progressing, belaying, escaping technics ... are necessary for multipitch routes security.
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Aspect(s) : All     Altitude : 850 m
Approach between 10 and 35 min down hill then up hill.    Kids friendly ? foot of the crag reasonable for young kids.

Informations :

More than 1000 routes, from 5.3 to 5.14c , spread over many crags   Bolting : traditionnal climbing, sport climbing
Max Height : 110 m.
Rock : volcanic stone, basalt.    Characteristic(s) : dihedral Dièdre, steep wall Dévers, vertical Vertical.    Type(s) of holds : pockets / holes, crimps, pebbles, cracks.
Legendary route(s) : 
Assassin 5.14d (9a F.A. Drew Ruana fev 2016)
  • Scarface 5.13d/14a 1st 5.13d/14a (8b/8b+) in the world by Scott Franklin on 1987.
  • To bolt or not to be 5.14a 3rd 5.14a (8b+) in the world by JB Tribout on 1986.
  • The Optimist 5.14b sent by Beth Rodden on 2004.
  • Just do it 5.14c 2nd 5.14c (8c+) in the world by JB Tribout on 1992. Others outstandings sends : Paige Claassen (2014)
  • Smith Rock est un site payant: 5$ pour un jour ; 30$ pour un an ; 50$ pour 2 ans.

    Locations :

    Area : United States, Oregon, Deschutes County, Bend, Terrebonne.
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      Rock climbing area GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   44° 22' 1" N Longitude :   121° 8' 37" W    Sexagesimal & Orientation
      Parking lot GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   44° 21' 57" N Longitude :   121° 8' 13" W    Sexagesimal & Orientation
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