Lost Ledge

Access Fund and Washington Climbers Coalition (WCC) opened this unique new bouldering area near Bellingham, Washington in Sprin 2019. Located in Larrabee State Park, this cluster of sandstone boulders along the Chuckanut Mountain escarpment provides high-quality bouldering for climbers of all skill levels. Access Information The trailhead is located at the end of Cleater [...]

Lost Ledge2019-05-22T16:36:23-07:00

Miller River Bouldering

A number of granitic bouldering areas have been developed in recent years off of Miller River Road, near the town of Skykomish.  These areas include the Morpheus Boulders, the Paradise Boulders, and the Prospect Boulders, as well as a number of smaller areas in a varied and diverse range of settings.  The bouldering in the [...]

Miller River Bouldering2018-04-20T14:25:17-07:00

Bat Caves

Located south of Bellingham on the slopes of Blanchard Mountain, the Bat Caves have more than 30 sport (and a few trad) routes ranging from 5.4 to 5.12c. The area’s name is a misnomer: there aren't any real caves, only holes in an impressive talus field below a series of cliffs. The cliffs, which [...]

Bat Caves2018-04-20T16:23:03-07:00

Index

Index is Washington’s most famous cragging destination, and features some of the highest-quality granite trad climbing in the United States.  Index has also seen extensive bouldering development in recent years, and there is a growing collection of world-class boulder problems lurking in the woods below the Upper Town Wall, across [...]

Index2018-04-20T13:20:44-07:00