8. West Wall Rock Climbing
West Wall in Birdsboro Quarry.
Routes, left to right:
Where The Wild Things Are [12 bolts](5.10)
Precarious [7 bolts](5.10c)
Spit On It [7 bolts](5.10d)
Crackalicious [8 bolts](5.12c)
Hot Pockets [10 bolts](5.12b)
From the welcome sign, follow the wide right-hand trail downhill toward the reservoir. Follow the path left around the fence to the other side. Follow the path past the Lower Climbs on your left, past the reservoir to your right, and ahead to the shooting range target wall. Follow a use trail behind the wall into the woods, and take the right-hand fork. The West Wall starts ahead of you.
Climbing Season For the Birdsboro Quarry area.
Weather station 2.4 miles from here
5 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in 8. West Wall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for 8. West Wall:
Precarious 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Crackalicious 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Featured Route For 8. West Wall
Crackalicious 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b PA
: Southeastern Lowlands
: ... : 8. West Wall
This line follows the obvious crack system through the right facing corner on the left side of the West Wall.Scramble up to the base of the corner passsing a bolt or two. Consider skipping these or back cleaning to avoid rope drag. Use caution as the rock quality is poor through this section. Jam and layback through a powerful sequence that is capped by a mini roof. Your efforts will be rewarded with a stance after the roof. Stem your way up to the anchors.While eyeballing this line from a n...[more] Browse More Classics in PA
By Larry S
From: Easton, Pennsylvania
Aug 20, 2012
The tree the bottom of the fixed line was tied to has fallen as well. The rope has been cut in the middle and is core-shot near the top. The wooden stairs where the bottom of the rope used to be are getting eroded underneath. This approach really needs some love.
By Chris Acosta
Jul 15, 2015
Recently has had trail work in much better shape