A cool little area high in Icicle, The Machine Gun holds five distinct problems, and room for traverses, eliminates, and play. It's a fun warm up spot, or a great place to spend a relaxing couple of hours. Often secluded.
Tough to find. The best thing is to have someone riding shotgun, looking out the right window for the boulder around 8.7 miles from the 76 station corner. The pullouts are small here.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Machine Gun:
Unknown Name V0-1 Boulder
Hired Goons V1 Boulder, 12 feet
Dirty Harry V1 Boulder
Maniacal Moray V2 PG13 Boulder, 8 feet
Eelin' Groovy V2 Boulder, 8 feet
Machine Gun Funk aka Susan's Arete V2+ Boulder
Buddy Miles V3 Boulder
Kingpin V3 Boulder, 15 feet
Featured Route For The Machine Gun
Maniacal Moray V2 PG13 WA : Leavenworth : ... : The Machine Gun
Sit start, match hands at the left end of the lower crack (the eel's 'mouth'). Squeeze your heels and bump to the upper crack, then follow it right until you can throw for a smooth grey oval patch of rock at the lip (may want to first check it out from above to locate it). Grab the big horn and top out over the small boulder its attached to....[more] Browse More Classics in WA