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Table of contents

1. Roche Lake 6 routes in Crag

All Sport

Long/Lat: -120.195624, 50.496448

Unique Features And Strengths:

A small sport climbing crag with a high percentage of quality routes.


The 25-30m tall wall of blocky gneiss is a popular crag with around 30 routes at a decent range of grades (5.8 to 5.13a) The wall tends to have a lot of ledge features which makes lead climbing on the easier routes potentially dangerous if climbing at your max. Thankfully half of the rock is overhung making the climbing at 5.11 and up very 'sporty'.

Access Issues:

The crag is on Crown land with active ranch and forestry tenures; watch out for live-stock and heed all signs.


Located just outside of Roche Lake Provincial Park, 35-50 minutes south of Kamloops on 2/3rds highway and 1/3rd gravel road with some rough sections depending on the season.

Where To Stay:

Camping sites are located nearby at Roche Lake Provincial Park

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Hard Day at the Office 5.10c Sport
2 Palmers Walk 5.10a Sport
3 Midnight Oil 5.10b Sport
4 The Verdict 5.12a Sport
5 Trials 5.11a Sport
6 Juice 5.11a Sport

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style
5.10a Palmers Walk Sport
5.10b Midnight Oil Sport
5.10c Hard Day at the Office Sport
5.11a Juice Sport
Trials Sport
5.12a The Verdict Sport