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Front Street Rock Climbing 


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Location: 36.8131, -81.8008 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Aaron James Parlier, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Aaron James Parlier on Feb 10, 2014
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Description 

This is a tiny local area in southwest Virginia near Abingdon. The listing here is a place holder for the area while access issues are being resolved. Please do not attempt to climb here until these issues are solved and access is secured. Thanks, and more coming soon!

Getting There 

Ask, as the parking is small and access sensitive.

Climbing Season

For the Southwest Virginia area.

Weather station 5.2 miles from here

130 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',23],['3 Stars',56],['2 Stars',44],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',3],['5.9',8],['5.10',13],['5.11',15],['5.12',5],['5.13',4],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',3],['V2-3',30],['V4-5',22],['V6-7',16],['V8-9',8],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',1],['>=V14',0]


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In the dark recesses of the back of the 25ft roof is a long, massive, obvious jug ledge. Start matched with a heel hook. Make one move out right to a nearby jug, and transfer underneath to another long, awesome, in-cut jug rail feature. From this, climb out the belly of the roof on Hueco-esque pockets, jugs, and crimps. Transfer past a small face to the second tier roof. Work towards the massive Hueco pocket at the lip. Top out and mantle. Once you can stand with no hands, drop down.Please do no...[more]   Browse More Classics in VA

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By alextaylor116
Aug 1, 2014
Anyone want to share location and beta with me via PM? I'm happy to park far away and hike in/ pick up trash while I'm there if you share access with me. It would be awesome to be able to climb so close to where I live.

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