A climbing guide to Oregon by Nicholas A. Dodge

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Published by Touchstone Press in Beaverton, Or .

Written in English

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  • Oregon,
  • Oregon.


  • Rock climbing -- Oregon.,
  • Oregon -- Tours.

Edition Notes

Published in 1968 under title: A climber"s guide to Oregon.

Book details

Statementby Nicholas A. Dodge.
LC ClassificationsF874.3 .D6 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5195001M
ISBN 100911518339
LC Control Number75016654

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Welcome to Oregon. Not quite as sunny and granitic as its southerly neighbor, nor as glaciated and mountainous as its northerly one, this state still holds its own must-visit destination: the world-famous Smith Rock.

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Hood is the highest peak in Oregon, a massive stratovolcano that towers over Portland and the Columbia River. Hood has it all, moderate routes for the entry level climber, or difficult test piece climbs that challenge any climber.

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Follow the links below to the main climbing areas. Nicholas Dodge’s classic A Climbing Guide to Oregon, which has a page chapter dedicated to Hood, was published in — and, it seems, only in (Actually, Seattle climber Wayne Wallace, who’s in On Mount Hood and who also contributed to Mullee’s book, tells me that Dodge’s book was also published in hardback in ).

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Smith Rock is one of the United States’ premier rock climbing destinations and is regarded as the birthplace of modern sport climbing. Located in the sunny desert of eastern Oregon in sight of the glaciated volcanoes of the Cascades, Smith’s pinnacles and towering buttresses offer a fantastic variety of climbing objectives, ranging from short, fun, pocketed face climbs perfect for first.

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