This composes the main section of Ship Rock. It's what you reach as you walk up the approach trail.
The approach trail from the Parkway (see main description) takes you right there.
Weather station 1.9 miles from here
25 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',6],['3 Stars',17],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Main Tier
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Main Tier:
Hindu Kush 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 2 pitches, 180'
Boardwalk 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 2 pitches, 130'
Fire Point 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
R Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Harpoon 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
KB Capers 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, 2 pitches, 140'
BOG Man 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, 2 pitches, 110'
Revival 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
R Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
First Flight 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad, 2 pitches, 150'
Gumfighter 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
The Broach 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Trad, 2 pitches, 140'
Featured Route For Main Tier
Special Forces 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
: Ship Rock
: Main Tier
This is a serious but great route for those who enjoy thin holds.Move up a short, steep wall, clip the first bolt, and then pull onto small holds on the slab. Several thin slab moves bring you up to a precarious mantle onto a small, sloping ledge (you wouldn't want to fall from here). Stand up, clip the second bolt, then make hard moves into the corner (crux). Superb stemming takes you up the corner - small gear (RPs and offsets) backs up the fixed pin. At the stance below the final headwall...[more] Browse More Classics in NC