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The Sword/Underwear Rock

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The Sword/Underwear Rock Rock Climbing 

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Nice collection of boulders near the road.

Getting There 

Underwear Rock is visible from Icicle Creek Road ~8.8 miles from Icicle Junction. Hike up and to the right for a few minutes to find the Sword Boulder.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.7 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Sword/Underwear Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Sword/Underwear Rock:
Classic, The   V2 5+     Boulder, 20'   
I <3 Jugs   V2 5+     Boulder, 10'   
The Sword   V3 6A R     Boulder, 30'   
Briefs   V3 6A     Boulder, 12'   
The Hourglass   V6 7A     Boulder, 15'   
The Prism   V9 7C     Boulder, 15'   
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Featured Route For The Sword/Underwear Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: ferrells doing Resurrection on a sweaty day.

Resurrection V8 7B  Washington : Central-East Cascades, Wena... : ... : The Sword/Underwear Rock
Resurrection is the first problem you hit on the Sword boulder. Starts with a good left hand sidepull and a crap right hand sloper. A bit of timing and sloper pow get you to a right hand sloper, and then its a series of alternating sloper slaps over the bulge. A fun top out rockover above the bulge ends the real difficulties....[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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