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Beaver Creek Reservoir Rock Climbing 

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Nice outcropping of overhung rock below the dam of Beaver Creek just on outskirts of Crozet.

Getting There 

Take Rt 250 until meets junction of Rt 240.
The intersection is pretty weird where need to make turn...
If heading east on Rt 250 you'll pass under large train bridge.
Make quick left that connects to Rt 240.
Before committing to left hand turn onto Rt240 drive straight across to Old Three Notched Road.
Take this winding country road for a mile or so.
The Beaver Creek Reservoir is obvious on your left as you drive over the natural dam.
There's a small secondary parking lot before you even enter the main parking area.
Make a right into secondary parking lot and walk down below dam to the small overflow area/building.
You can climb or crawl under an old rusted wire fence to reach the rock.

As far as I can tell this rock is owned by the county of Albemarle. At the top of the outcropping is a farmers old fence it's pretty obvious where his property starts.

Climbing Season

For the Charlottesville vicinity area.

Weather station 3.2 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

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Rock Climbing Photo: sit start near left end of picture.

Dead Fish V1 5  VA : Charlottesville vicinity : Beaver Creek Reservoir
-sit start near left most prominant flake.-left hand start in crack and right hand on moderate ledge- work up to right handed jug and traverse next flake towards middle- reach around hull of flake and work up small finger cracks to top out middle boulder....[more]   Browse More Classics in VA

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Rock Climbing Photo: side view
side view
Rock Climbing Photo: Main wall at Beaver Creek
BETA PHOTO: Main wall at Beaver Creek
Rock Climbing Photo: view of the reservoir as driving over land dam
view of the reservoir as driving over land dam
Rock Climbing Photo: looking back up towards dam and secondary parking ...
looking back up towards dam and secondary parking ...

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