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Cigar Box

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Cigar Box Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 106'
Location: 38.99299, -77.24916 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aaron Parlier, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: craigerv on Oct 20, 2014
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Description 

Just downstream from the Sandbox. Follow the descent for Sandbox but head to the right (downstream), rather than to the left. There are two dihedrals near the water level. Just a bit downstream from these are another few climbs and another larger dihedral.

Getting There 

From the climber's parking area, hike straight to the river, across the picnic areas to the River Trail. Follow the trail downstream just past where it starts to become rocky. If you reach the plaque, you've reached the Dihedrals and you've gone too far.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.3 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Cigar Box

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Cigar Box:
Humidor   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 35'   
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Featured Route For Cigar Box
Rock Climbing Photo: Route is right under and the to right of the rope....

Humidor 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Virginia : DC & Northern VA Region : ... : Cigar Box
Climbs a dihedral to a roof. Finish to right of roof. Can also climb left slab face of dihedral to rejoin at roof....[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

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