In Wise County VA, there is a TON of really good sandstone. High cliffs, big boulders, and beautiful views. Flag Rock is a cool little park with several great boulder problems located along High Knob Rd, and there are untold amounts of perfect sandstone boulders near the lower reservoir. Beyond this, more toward High Knob, is another massive boulder field. Stay tuned for development!
Basically in the middle of Norton, VA.
The Flag Rock Recreation area is located on Rt. 619, Three miles above the City of Norton.
Address: 1348 Flag Rock Road, Norton, Virginia 24273 GPS: 36.915307, -82.631433
Named after the green staining of the rock and the area's connection to the infamous Wood Booger AKA High Knob Sasquatch. This problem appears unassuming but is actually amazing. Sit start on arete with left hand on side pull crimp and right hand on shallow and small sloper. Find delicate feet and move up arete sticking to the spine. Careful of the problem's close proximity to wall. ...[more]Browse More Classics in VA