Smith Rock is the birthplace of sport climbing, thus it is very fitting that the American Alpine Club Craggin’ Classic is held there each year.

September 4-6th is the 4th Annual Smith Rock Craggin’ Classic and the line up of events promises a fun weekend of climbing, food, beer, and entertainment. Pro-climbers Beth Rodden and Jonathan Siegrist are headlining the event, teaching clinics and just generally being awesome.

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The weekend kicks off with the Black Diamond Happy Hour at Redpoint Climber’s Supply where you’ll find prizes, a slideshow, and of course, beer. Wake up to a hot breakfast the next morning before heading out to climb or take a clinic.

The Craggin’ Classic is a great event for families, and new and experienced climbers alike. The clinic topics range from Begginning Rock Climbing to Climber Self Rescue to Light & Fast Alpinism and more! There’s literally something for everyone!

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Saturday night is the big event hosted at the Terrebonne Depot. There you’ll find games, a vendor village, food, beer and a raffle chalk full of prizes. Stop by our booth, where we’ll be blowing out NW Alpine apparel at 50% off!

The  main event of the night is back-to-back Sufferfest 1 AND 2!

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Stick around Sunday morning to lend a hand with the stewardship project. Last year we helped rebuild a washed out section of trail in the park, and it was awesome!

Hope to see you there!

 

 

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