Archives for: July 2012

Canyon Trail & Bivy Rim Re-open

Posted by Mike Volk on 07/19/12

From the Smith Rock State Park office: The Bald Eagle chick has successfully fledged. The Bivouac rim camping closure and the Canyon Trail closure have been lifted as of 7-18-12. more »

Hangers Missing on "Guinness"

Posted by Mike Volk on 07/12/12

From an email sent to SmithRock.com:We were climbing at Smith Rock all last week, and one area we went to explore was the “Hello Kitty” cliff. The new book says there is a bolted 5.7 route on the right that veers left up to chains ("Guinness"-route #4… more »

Bunny Face Anchor Loose

Posted by Mike Volk on 07/10/12

From an email sent to SmithRock.com:The right anchor bolt at top of pitch #2 of Bunny Face is loose. more »

Monument and Kiss of the Lepers Areas Open

Posted by Mike Volk on 07/09/12

From the Smith Rock State Park office:The Golden Eagle eaglet and the Prairie Falcon chicks have fledged. Both the Monument/Anglins Buttress and Kiss of The Lepers area are now open to climbing.The Bald Eagle eaglet was observed today still in the… more »