Smash and Grabs Are Back!

Good climbing weather is back, and so are everyone’s favorite a-holes. This photo is from last week at Royal Columns highway pullout. REMINDER: When climbing at Royal Columns park in the lot NOT on the highway. And do not leave any valuables in your car.

WCC – Vantage Celebration

Saturday April 27th Washington Climbers Coalition is celebrating the installation of a second toilet at Vantage. The project brought multiple agencies and organizations together in order to raise funds, it was a success and it is time to celebrate. Toast the installation of toilet #2, climb, and win some gear!Join …

Spring Clean up

Saturday May 4, 2019  8:45am  Meet at The Bend parking area. 9am-12pmWe will pick up trash along highway 12 and in parking area. If you want to participate contact me ahead of time for your assignment. 12pm-1pmLunch time (bring your own) 1pm- DoneTime to climb! (bring your own gear) Discover …

YCS Ground School

The Problem of Aging Hardware It is usually a relief to clip the anchors… but not always. Many bolts and anchors in the Tieton are old, substandard, or just not there. Part of our mission at the Yakima Climbing Scene is to care for our local climbing resources. So replacing …

Monthly Meetup

Tuesday February 19 from 7-9 PM at Single Hill Brewery The weather may not be very good for rock climbing right now, but it is perfect for hanging out and talking about it. Come out and build stoke for the spring, and find out what we are planning for 2019. See …

Wadi Rum Presentation

March 11, 2019 7:30 PM – Yoga Collective of Yakima Dean Olin “The Rock Climbing Guide” is an AMGA guide who lives in The Tri-Cities area. He has offered to come give a presentation about his trip to Wadi Rum, Jordan. Check out some info on climbing in Wadi Rum …

Fall Stewardship

Ahead of upcoming stewardship opportunities this fall Access Fund has a very relevant article about the responsibility of climbers to step up to preserve and maintain the areas we impact. If you can’t make it through the whole thing, these are the highlights: How You Can Help? Notice the impacts: …