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D-Ton Boulders Rock Climbing 

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Location: 48.17791, -121.38736 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: gabriel cisneros on Dec 10, 2013
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Situated on FSR 23, just off the Mountain Loop Highway, this compact area has, by comparison to most “west side” bouldering areas, a zero approach! To date, there are around 30 established problems and several projects. Grades range from V0s to V8s, the projects will be considerably harder.

Getting There 

Directions: (About 1hr 45 min from Seattle) From Seattle: Head north on I-5. Take Exit 208, route 530 east toward Darrington, via Arlington. From the four-way stop at the Shell gas station in Darrington, turn Right onto Mountain Loop Highway (South). Follow this for approximately 9 miles. Just past the White Chuck Boat Launch and where the pavement ends, turn left (east) onto FSR 23. Follow this for 4.3 miles to a pullout on the left side of the road and park here. Walk up the road (east) for approximately 60 meters and look for an obvious cairn on the right side of the road (south side). Take this trail and the first boulder (The Welcome Boulder) is approximately 100 meters from the road.

Climbing Season

For the Darrington area.

Weather station 12.3 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in D-Ton Boulders

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for D-Ton Boulders:
May Day   V3 6A     Boulder   
Stems N Seeds   V4 6B     Boulder   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Leah on the start of Stems and Seeds.

Stems N Seeds V4 6B  Washington : Northwest Region : ... : D-Ton Boulders
Stems and Seeds: To the right in the dihedral. Start steming with hands and feet within the dihedral. Use subtle feet and stemming technique to use crimps to get to a better crimp/ledge. Work your way up using a dyno if you are smaller and topout a little to the right....[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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By gabriel cisneros
Dec 11, 2013
Video of D-Ton.
By gabriel cisneros
Dec 11, 2013
Another D-Ton Video.
By Curtveld
Feb 23, 2014
Looks really cool - thanks for sharing the goodies! Friendly suggestion: Any interest in calling this place the White Chuck Boulders in honor of the nearby river and peak (D-ton is >10 miles away)?
By Jon Nelson
From: Bellingham, WA
Feb 24, 2014
Curtveld - the name change sounds good to me. If the main developers here are OK with it, I'll make the change.

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