Smith Rock State Park is a state park located in central Oregon
's high desert near the towns of Redmond
and Terrebonne. Its sheer cliffs of tuff and basalt are ideal for rock climbing of all difficulty levels. Smith Rock is generally considered the birthplace of modern American sport climbing, and is host to cutting-edge climbing routes. It has hundreds of climbing routes, many advanced. Some areas are bolted.In addition to the World
-famous rock climbing, Smith Rock State Park is host to many miles of hiking trails, the meandering Crooked River
and views of the volcanic peaks of Oregon's Cascade Range.