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A beautiful area that has seen development in the past couple of years. The rock is still rough, and the landings are uneven, but it seems to be shaping up pretty well. There is a growing number of great climbs in this area, and potential for more.
Little Bridge Creek Wall is listed in Sheridan's guide, and has bolted routes, topropes, and The Lefty (v7). It is much closer to the road. The newer Bridge Creek area is uphill 10-15 minutes from LBC Wall.

Getting There 

Chaos is one of the furthest developed areas in the Icicle, and has a relatively long and steep approach (but still very short compared to most areas).
Park as for Little Bridge Creek Wall, which is 8.5 miles from the 76 station (junction Icicle Road and route 2) at Eight Mile Road. Park either on the left or right, well out of the way of the driveway.
Walk 30 seconds up the driveway (north side), and look left for a medium-worn trail. This trail, although faint at times, should take you to the first cluster of boulders. Essentially, you'll go uphill for about 10-15 minutes, away from the private property, which will be on your right.
The first boulder you see as you come up the hill is a right leaning v2 with slopers and poor feet.

Climbing Season

Weather station 4.4 miles from here

3 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Chaos Boulders:
Quantum Mechanics   V7- 7A+     Boulder, 15'   
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Shrimp Traveler V6 7A  WA : Central-East Cascades, Wena... : ... : Chaos Boulders
Start with hands on the crimper rail about head high. After pasting your feet onto something, either do a small move to get to a slightly higher crimp, or just throw to the lip from there. Move left and mantle on big holds. AMAZINGI will add a photo in the next couple days....[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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By Shaun Johnson
Mar 23, 2014
The area described here is commonly refered to as the Chaos Boulders.
Many good problems are scattered through the large boulder field, a lot of them neo-classics. Look around and climb on what ever inspires you.
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