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CRAG X

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About CRAG X:

The climbs are a little short(30ft), but due to the short approach make a good warm up area for other crags upriver. The sandy floor make it a good area for bouldering with soft landings.
Approach: Park across the Old Angler's Inn on MacArthur Boulevard.Hike down to the C&O canal to the Billy goat Trail located upriver(about 5-10min).Once on the Billy goat Trail hike for about 12 mins untill you come to a dried-up creekbed/"wash". In another 125 yards you come to a rocky section of trail with a dropoff on your left. Spot a short,upstream-facing cliffband with a large,flat,open "beach area" at its base. This is Crag X
Approach Time: 20 min
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Type of Climbing: Top Rope
Sun Aspect: All Day Sun

Routes

SequenceSequence numbers indicate the left (L) to right (R) order of the routes. Rating Route Difficulty Ascents
1 Average Rating = 2.00/5 STANDARD DEVIATIONS 5.8 1
2 Average Rating = 2.00/5 UNDER THE BIG BLACK SUN 5.8 1
3 Average Rating = 3.00/5 GROUND ZERO 5.9 1
4 Average Rating = 2.00/5 SIMPLE ADDITION 5.6 1
5 Average Rating = 2.00/5 MORE FUN IN THE NEW WORLD 5.7 1
6 Average Rating = 2.00/5 MICROMANTLE 5.9 1
7 Average Rating = 2.00/5 VARIABLE 5.8 1
8 Average Rating = 3.00/5 UNKNOWN QUANTITY 5.10a 1
9 Average Rating = 3.00/5 SMALL QUANTITY 5.8 1