Big Chief - Climbing
Big Chief is a collection of volcanic bolted crags with excellent intermediate routes. The area continues to be developed and new climbs are going up on a regular basis.
The approach to the crag is about one mile.
Destination Distance From Downtown
Of about 70 established climbs, nearly half fall in the 5.10 range.
Time To Complete
Most climbers spend one to six hours climbing here.
Spring, Summer, and Fall
There is currently no reasonable winter access once forest service roads close. Please respect posted closures.
- Backcountry Skiing
- Cross Country Skiing
- Flat Water Paddling
- Mountain Biking
- Road Running
- Trail Running