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The Sword/Underwear Rock 


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The Sword

Description 

Nice collection of boulders near the road.


Getting There 

Underwear Rock is visible from Icicle Creek Road ~8.8 miles from Icicle Junction. Hike up and to the right for a few minutes to find the Sword Boulder.


5 Total Routes


['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',3],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Sword/Underwear Rock:
The Sword   V3 6A R     Boulder, 30'   
The Hourglass   V7 7A+     Boulder, 15'   
Resurrection   V8 7B     Boulder   
The Prism   V9 7C     Boulder, 15'   
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ferrells doing Resurrection on a sweaty day.

Resurrection V8 7B  WA : Central-East Cascades, Wena... : ... : The Sword/Underwear Rock
Resurrection is the first problem you hit on the Sword boulder. Starts with a good left hand sidepull and a crap right hand sloper. A bit of timing and sloper pow get you to a right hand sloper, and then its a series of alternating sloper slaps over the bulge. A fun top out rockover above the bulge ends the real difficulties....[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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