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On the steep arete, passing 5 bolts, and finishing at a set of ring anchors. An excellent route. Some parties prefer to clip the 1st bolt on "Barney Rubble", to provide added safety reaching the 1st bolt.

Ethic: inherited from Franklin Gorge

Dogs are not welcome (PRIVATE LAND), Leave No Trace, stay on trails, you-damage-trail-you-fix-it-NOW, no trundling onto road, no Quick-Links, no tick marks, clean up your chalk, clean up your tape, no chipping, no theft, no defacement, use camouflaged hardware, inspect & replace worn carabiners, respect red tags, respect hunters & hunting seasons, no top-roping through fixed gear, etc., etc.

Route History:

There is no known route history.


Located in Franklin Gorge approx:
Long/Lat: -79.322003,38.666496

Route Grade Citations

5.10b Community registered grade
5.10b Rock Climbing Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland
5.10b** ** @drdoom

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 68%

Lead Styles

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Comments keywords

great reachy

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