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Ames Wall Rock Climbing 


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Location: 38.09182, -81.09286 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Ladd, Chris Whisenhunt, Jake Jones, Shawn Heath, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Ladd on May 25, 2007
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Description 

A short jaunt from the Downclimb Approach and you'll reach a bunch of 5.10-5.13 climbs.

Getting There 

West of Central Bubba, east of Head Wall.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.4 miles from here

19 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',1]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',4],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',8],['5.12',2],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Ames Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Ames Wall:
Prickly Bubba   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
Smoking Crack   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
Tasty Flake   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 40'   
Let Them Eat Pancake   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 45'   
Tongulation   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Michelin Man   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 70'   
Michelin Man Original Finish   5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 70'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Greg Larsen redpointing Michelin Man (11d) on Ames...

Michelin Man 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a  WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Ames Wall
Definitely the best route on the wall, and one of the best of the grade at Bubba City!Start with several big moves on small slopers/crimps, which lead to an overhanging section with good holds. Score a great double-handjam rest, pull an awesome move to a good pocket, and head left at the 6th bolt for the 11d finish (the right bolt line is harder). Finish on very cool white rock....[more]   Browse More Classics in WV

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