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Cross Country Trail Boulders 


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Location: 38.72644, -77.21585 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aaron James Parlier, Shawn Heath, Kristine Hoffman
Submitted By: Philip Schuchardt on Nov 23, 2013
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Description 

Located in the shady a Pohick Creek drainage, a few gneiss, spray painted boulders that make for a couple problems. This isn't a great climbing destination, but if you have no-where better to go, it's something.


Getting There 

One way to get there is to park at round about at the end of Wadebrook Terrace (maps goo.gl/vQw5dP), and walk down Cross Country Trail for half mile. It very easy and paved.


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By Aaron James Parlier
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From: Boone, NC / Grayson, VA
Nov 24, 2013

Thanks for adding these! Access is good to go here? Looks like some cool blocks with room for a few more problems as well? Keep adding more photos and info as you get it!

By Philip Schuchardt
Nov 24, 2013

I'm pretty sure access is good here. The stream-way and buffer is owned by Fairfax Country Parks. I also think there's some more potential boulders other side of the stream. I didn't have time to check them out.

By Aaron James Parlier
Administrator
From: Boone, NC / Grayson, VA
Nov 24, 2013

Hopefully I will be able to come climb some of these boulders in December. Thanks for the info!