Chockstone Climbing Guides
Located in the high desert of Central Oregon, Smith Rock is known as the birthplace of sport climbing in the United States.
It is a world renowned rock climbing destination, attracting visitors from all over the world keen to explore the more than one thousand quality routes
to be found amongst the towers, ridges and faces of tuff and basalt - ideal climbing rock!
Running along the base of the rocks is the Crooked River with its ribbon of Ponderosa Pines and Juniper.
Above, climbers often glimpse one of the Golden Eagles that nest here on the rock faces.
From the basics of rock climbing through intermediate and advanced rock skills to self rescue courses, school and group courses - Chockstone
provides instruction and training for all levels of experience.