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Idol Point Rock Climbing 

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Location: 38.05435, -81.06166 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Ladd, Chris Whisenhunt, Jake Jones, Shawn Heath, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Ladd on May 24, 2007

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BETA PHOTO: View of Idol Point from the Kaymoor Slabs.

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Idol point rappel is here, as well as a few tall very challenging lines, that are awesome to top-out and scare the tourons.

Getting There 

Take the trail from the parking area, follow the signs to Idol Point, rappel.

Climbing Season

For the Endless Wall area.

Weather station 5.5 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Idol Point

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Idol Point:
Riding the Crest of the Wave   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 140'   
Spectre   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Idol Point Arete   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Featured Route For Idol Point
Rock Climbing Photo: Katelyn on Spectre on a sunny April afternoon.

Spectre 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Idol Point
Very classic line that takes good gear.Follows flakes and broken crack system....[more]   Browse More Classics in WV

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