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Harkening Cracks 

Herald Cracks Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: TravisMelin on Jan 26, 2012
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Description 

An area that has multiple crack lines. Ranging from moderate mid size problems to highball offwidth and some harder stuff...

Getting There 

The first set of routes is within spitting distance of the road. The rest are nearby on the hillside.

Climbing Season

For the Roanoke/New River/Blacksburg area.

Weather station 6.1 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['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',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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By Mike Farnsworth
Jan 26, 2012
The crack to the right of The Harkening we called "Sour Milk." It's v1, maybe v2. I know we did the crack to the left too, but it wasn't as memorable.

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