North Bend State Park in Cairo, WV is not by any means a destination crag, but has some potential and offers some good rock. It's hardly ever crowded, but you'll run across other climbers from time to time. The rock is sandstone and quite skin friendly. Most types of climbing can be found here: trad, top rope, bouldering and a few sport routes.
Located in the north-west section of West Virginia, North Bend is easily accessible from U.S. 50 which stretches across north central West Virginia from Parkersburg to Clarksburg.
Driving east, take U.S. 50 to the junction of WV 31 (21 miles). Take WV31 to Cairo and follow signs to the park. Driving west, take WV 16 to Harrisville and follow signs to the park.
Weather station 3.3 miles from here
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Featured Route For North Bend State Park
Doddridge County 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a WV
: North Bend State Park
: Big Easy Cliffs
Look for a fallen tree that has been cut off. To the immediate right is a small blade like arete. Climb this blade then step left under a small over hang. Continue up over the overhang, then up to another. Work your way left around this overhang. Then head straight up towards the obvious tree root at the top....[more] Browse More Classics in WV
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