SuperTopo Washington Pass Climbing
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Washington Pass Climbing by Ian Nicholson consists 59 of some of the best alpine routes in the Cascade Range. This comprehensive guide book highlights routes for beginners to the most experienced climbers, from 4th class scrambles to 5.13 big walls. Equipped with the full-page color photos and the highest quality beta for Washington Pass, this book will keep you away from the crowds and ready to climb pitch after pitch.
- Mountain Gear
Washington Pass Climbing by Ian Nicholson. Supertopo guidebook.Washington Pass Climbing is the most detailed climber s guide to what is arguably the best alpine rock climbing area in the Northwest. Author Ian Nicholson included 59 of the best routes and climbed every single one to ensure accuracy of the information. Nearly 20 of the routes have never before been covered with a published topo.This book includes formerly obscure climbs and variations of all grades to provide more options for avoiding crowds. Included routes feature everything from short 4th class scrambles to 5.13 big walls. While the book features many hard test pieces in the region, there is a generous selection of moderate multi-pitch climbs in the 5.6-5.10 range.Features: 59 of the most classic climbs from the Beckey route to Spontaneity Arete20 never-before published toposthe best free and clean big walls, including Liberty Crack and Thin Red LineMost accurate and complete beta ever for Washington PassFirst ascent historyLoaded with full-page photos of color climbing action and rock formationsPaperback, 247 pages with 161 color photosISBN #978-0-9833225-2-8
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