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DC Memorial Boulder

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DC Memorial Boulder 


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Location: 38.24156, -80.84428 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Chris Whisenhunt, Ladd Raine, Shawn Heath, Kristine Hoffman
Submitted By: Ladd Raine on Jul 11, 2007
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Good place to take shelter

Description 

Huge boulder with overhanging (30-45 degrees) powerful climbs that are exciting and short.

A couple of unfinished projects still remain on this boulder.

Climbs range from 11a to 13a/b

In the most recent Cater guidebook he made a mistake in describing the DC memorial boulder...There is no route #37(project), routes 38+39+40 are on the main face, #41 is the 12a around the corner.


Getting There 

After coming down the ladders follow the cliff east (left) it s the giant boulder in front of you!


8 Total Routes


['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',3],['5.12',3],['5.13',2],['>=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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for DC Memorial Boulder:
Year of the Pyscho Bitch (a.k.a. Process of Elimination)   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 45'   
Delayed Stress Syndrome   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 35'   
All the Way Baby   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 30'   
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Muel chalking before finishing up the flake

Year of the Pyscho Bitch (a.k.a. Process of Elimination) 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  WV : The New River Gorge : ... : DC Memorial Boulder
Start on sloping jugs under a sloping ledge, throw a high heel, lock off and use the crimps to gain the slopers on the ledge (1st crux), latch the crimp go up and right to a jug, then continue up the super pumpy flake to the top horn (2d crux) for a pumpy but easy anchor clip....[more]   Browse More Classics in WV

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