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This Area of the cliff has a few moderate trad lines, and a few 5.11 sport lines that are worthwhile.
Hike in from fern point parking area, or the Nuttal parking area off of Lansing Edmond road. take the trail upstream from Diamond point and downstream from Miner's Ladders you'll find a sign that leads you to the "Climber's Access" sign that'll take you down the ladders.
17 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Honeymooner's Area:
Crescent Moon 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
The Jackie Gleason Flake 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Lunar Debris 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Wire Train 5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Muckraker 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Walking on the Moon 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Channel Zero 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- E4 6a Sport, 80'
The Bonemaster Gear Fling 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a Sport, 70'
The Rabbit Almost Died 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Trad, 90'
Jesus and Tequila 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Sacrilege 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Harlequin 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Libertine 5.12d 7c 28 IX E6 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Quinsana Plus 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ E6 6c Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Satanic Verses 5.13c 8a+ 30 X- E7 7a Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Featured Route For Honeymooner's Area
Quinsana Plus 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ E6 6c WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Honeymooner's Area
Start by climbing up the slab past the first 2 bolts to reach the overhang. At the overhang, traverse all the way to the left side to clip the 3rd bolt and get a shake out. From here, climb straight up on positive holds to reach a rail, clip the 4th bolt and traverse back right. Climb up, a bit left on small but positive holds to make a big reach to a positive hold and clip the 5th bolt. From here, traverse left, clip the 6th bolt and head up and left for a good shake. Traverse up and rig...[more] Browse More Classics in WV
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