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Old Club House Area 

Mountain Lake  

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Elevation: 3,500'
Location: 37.3579, -80.556 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aaron James Parlier, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: TravisMelin on Aug 31, 2009
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Mountain Lake is a small bouldering area that has handful of decent problems. Most of the climbing is on the far side of the lake (opposite from the resort), but there is certainly more to find in the area. A cool place to explore or get some good views from Bald Knob.

Getting There 

From Blacksburg take 460 North , turn right off of 460 onto either 700, or 613. Both take you straight to the resort. Drive past the resort on the left side of the lake and park on the right side of the road in a small gravel lot.
Cost of 3$ to park, though I have heard of some no-charge parking in other locations.

Climbing Season

For the Roanoke/New River/Blacksburg area.

Weather station 2.1 miles from here

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

Featured Route For Mountain Lake

Unknown Cave V4 6B  VA : Roanoke/New River/Blacksbur... : ... : Old Club House Area
SDS on good crimps. Fire out steep over hang to great jugs on a vertical face to a slopey topout. Great climb on good stone!...[more]   Browse More Classics in VA

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By Aaron James Parlier
From: Boone, NC / Grayson, VA
Oct 19, 2010
I hope this place opens... it sounds amazing, and its so close to Bburg...
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