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Coopers Rock State Forest Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Coopers Rock in West Virginia is a boulderers paradise. Though not a "destination" crag like HP40, Rocktown and the likes, Coopers Rock none-the-less offers a great concentration of high quality boulder problems within day trip range of Pittsburgh, Baltimore and the Washington D.C. area.

Getting There 

Located in WV. I-68, exit 15 is the Coopers Rock exit. Morgantown, WV is the closest major city.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.7 miles from here

68 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',11],['3 Stars',31],['2 Stars',19],['1 Star',7],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',12],['V2-3',31],['V4-5',22],['V6-7',3],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Coopers Rock State Forest

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Coopers Rock State Forest:
Tilted Tree Slab   V0 4     Boulder   Tilted Tree : Tilted Tree Corridor
Practitioner   V1 5     Boulder   Tilted Tree : Tilted Tree Corridor
Black Scar   V1 5     Boulder   Tilted Tree : Tilted Tree Corridor
Local Color   V2- 5+     Boulder   Roadside : Mad Butcher Block
Tomb Raider   V3- 6A     Boulder   Upper Rock City : Tomb Raider Area
Tilted Tree Arete   V3 6A     Boulder   Tilted Tree : Tilted Tree Corridor
Poundin' The Pooch   V3 6A     Boulder, 20'   Upper Rock City : Tomb Raider Area
Electric Avenue   V4- 6B PG13     Boulder, 25'   Tilted Tree : Electric Avenue Boulder
Ship's Prow   V5 6C     Boulder   Upper Rock City : Tomb Raider Area
Mountaineer's Route (Direct)   V5 6C     Boulder   Roadside : Tendon Repair Kit
Twist Dah Hick   V5 6C     Boulder   Tilted Tree : Tilted Tree Corridor
Green Block Test Piece   V5 6C     Boulder   Roadside : Green Block
Roundhouse   V5 6C     Boulder, 10'   Upper Rock City : Roundhouse Boulder
Helicopter   V5 6C     Boulder   Roadside : Warm-Up Boulders
Pocket Problem   V6 7A     Boulder   Tilted Tree : Tilted Tree Corridor
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Featured Route For Coopers Rock State Forest
Rock Climbing Photo: Pocket Problem

Pocket Problem V6 7A  WV : Coopers Rock State Forest : ... : Tilted Tree Corridor
The crux of this problem is the first move. If you jump to the starting pocket, its more like a V4 or V5. Establish on thin pockets and make a hard move to the obvious pocket. Dig deep, and power through the thin face to the top. CLASSIC...[more]   Browse More Classics in WV

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