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Nearby Mountain Bike Rides

Little Moe's
Well made trails with plenty of variety and speed. Near Philippi, West Virginia
White Park
This is an urban network of rails right in downtown Morgantown. Near Morgantown, West Virginia
Mont Chateau Trail (S)
Mt. Chateau (S) is the premier downhill enduro trail at Coopers. Near Cheat Lake, West Virginia
Clay Run
Doubletrack from the reservoir to The Wall intersection then singletrack down to Clay Furnace. Near Cheat Lake, West Virginia
Cooper's Rock Enduro Course
A fast and rocky shuttled racecourse. Near Cheat Lake, West Virginia
Advanced Ski Trail
Moderate grades, medium-sized rocks make this a great trail down to or up from Clay Furnace. Near Cheat Lake, West Virginia
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Coopers Rock State Forest Rock Climbing 

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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

59 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',11],['3 Stars',28],['2 Stars',16],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',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
Black Scar   V1 5     Boulder   Tilted Tree : Tilted Tree Corridor
Practitioner   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
Poundin' The Pooch   V3 6A     Boulder, 20'   Upper Rock City : Tomb Raider Area
Tilted Tree Arete   V3 6A     Boulder   Tilted Tree : Tilted Tree Corridor
Electric Avenue   V4- 6B PG13     Boulder, 25'   Tilted Tree : Electric Avenue Boulder
Roundhouse   V5 6C     Boulder, 10'   Upper Rock City : Roundhouse Boulder
Green Block Test Piece   V5 6C     Boulder   Roadside : Green Block
Helicopter   V5 6C     Boulder   Roadside : Warm-Up Boulders
Mountaineer's Route (Direct)   V5 6C     Boulder   Roadside : Tendon Repair Kit
Ship's Prow   V5 6C     Boulder   Upper Rock City : Tomb Raider Area
Twist Dah Hick   V5 6C     Boulder   Tilted Tree : Tilted Tree Corridor
Raiders of the Lost Tomb   V5+ 6C+     Boulder   Upper Rock City : Tomb Raider Area
Pocket Problem   V6 7A     Boulder   Tilted Tree : Tilted Tree Corridor
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Mountaineer's Route (Direct) V5 6C  WV : Coopers Rock State Forest : ... : Tendon Repair Kit
Stand-start on a pocket and the grape-fruit sloper. Make a hard move to a jug. Set-up and make another BIG move to a sloping crimp. Finish with a topout and don't jump for the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in WV

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