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Armed Forces Crack T 
Barbie Mud Flaps T,S 
Earthmover T 
good for nothing T 
Janetors of Justice T 
New Frustrations T 
Ragweed T,S 
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Six Digits in the Hole T,S 
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JY Crag Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 2,017'
Location: 47.5526, -120.7635 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Jason Killgore on Oct 14, 2008
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Fairly popular crag with some great moderate routes. South facing. High quality sticky granite with a mix a slab and crack routes.

Getting There 

Park 100 yards upriver from 8 mile campground, just past X-Y crack. Follow well worn trail into the woods, generally staying right at forks. Should reach crag in 5-10 minutes.

Climbing Season

For the Eight Mile Area area.

Weather station 6.8 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in JY Crag

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for JY Crag:
Armed Forces Crack   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
New Frustrations   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad   
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Featured Route For JY Crag
Rock Climbing Photo: Start of Air Force Crack (photo by M. Schmitt)

Armed Forces Crack 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Washington : Central-East Cascades, Wena... : ... : JY Crag
Obvious splitter hand to finger crack on right side of crag. Starts out easy, steps left to excellent left trending finger locks, finishes with crux thin face moves after crack pinches down. Save a small cam (red C3 size) to protect crack prior to crux face moves. A bit soft for 10b. Also known as Air Force Crack....[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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