If you live in the Blacksburg Area and like to boulder than there is no reason not to come to the Cascades at least once. The biggest reason in my opinion is for this boulder in particular (there are several other amazing boulders and a kickass waterfall, but the Cascadia Boulder is SO CLOSE!)...
Park. Get paddage on your back. Walk up the trail for 1.5-2 minutes. Look down the hill by the stream on your right at the massive boulder. Connect the dots.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Cascadia:
Space Invaders V3 Boulder, 10 feet
Threat Level Midnight V6 Boulder, 13 feet
Inglorious V6 Boulder, 7 feet
Rapunzel Syndrome V6-7 Boulder, 12 feet
Inglorious Bastards V8 Boulder, 13 feet
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Inglorious Bastards V8 VA : Cascades Bouldering : ... : Cascadia
Probably the proudest line at the Cascades. Tough, easy to get to, straight forward from the start to the finish, and visible by all who pass.When looking at the front, trail facing portion of the roof, this line sitstarts underneath the roof on the right sides, butt on the ground, hands on opposite facing flat sidepulls (compression). Lift up for a big, fun, gratifying latch to a massive jug to start the next sequence.Climb up onto the small holds on the side of the boulders face and commence t...[more] Browse More Classics in VA