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XY Crag (Chromosome Cracks)

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XY Crag (Chromosome Cracks) Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Tom Bath on Nov 18, 2009
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This small crag is located just across from 8 Mile Campground and has a few nice cracks and a contrived sport route that can all be led or easily toproped.

Getting There 

Park across the road from 8 Mile CG. Either head straight up the gulley or up and around on the left.

Climbing Season

For the Eight Mile Area area.

Weather station 7.0 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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Unknown 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  WA : Central-East Cascades, Wena... : ... : XY Crag (Chromosome Cracks)
This contrived route can be found at the far right hand side of the crag. It starts with a few tricky moves past a bolt leading to easier climbing. Gear to 1.5", 2 bolts. Bolted Rap station...[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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By geoff georges
From: Seattle, Wa.
Dec 9, 2015
Jon, I would create an area called 8 mile campground area, add this and Stones Throw and Veterans club to it, and J/Y crag.
By Jon Nelson
From: Bellingham, WA
Dec 10, 2015
Good idea, thanks. It's done.

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