Most consider Index the best crag in the state of Washington, many believe it is the best crag in the country, and some even swear that Index is the best crag in the world. Now you can decide for yourself, with Index Town Walls: A Select Guide to Washington State's Best Crag.
The Index Town Walls are a beautiful collection of granite walls in the Skykomish Valley, just outside of Seattle. The rock quality is superb, and features an incredible array of climbing types. Everything from well-protected splitters, to multi-pitch sport and trad routes, to Grade IV aid climbs, to modern-style sport clip ups can be found here nestled in among the scenic forest, river, and alpine peaks. Index Town Walls cover over 250+ of the best routes on all of the walls at Index. From old routes that have cleaned up into new-age classics, to new ground-breaking 4-star lines, this guide provides current and up to date information on a staggering selection of world-class lines.
|Lookout Point Area||33 climbs in 4 sectors|
|The Diamond Area||13 climbs in 3 sectors|
|The Inner Walls||20 climbs in 5 sectors|
|The Lower Town Walls||100 climbs in 6 sectors|
|The Middle Walls||31 climbs in 3 sectors|
|The Upper Town Walls||64 climbs in 4 sectors|