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Great climbing. A worthwhile trip anytime but Summer.
Summer: Poison Ivy Alert. Do not hike in to climb here without long pants, socks, and shoes that you are prepared to wash immediatly after exit from this area.
Head east from Butcher's Branch, or west from the Glory Hole, brave the Poison Ivy forest and enjoy!
Weather station 5.8 miles from here
11 Total Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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Awesome line up the super blunt arete.The Classic of the area.Belay from the trail at the base of the arete. Scramble up the boulder the out the airy start to clip the first bolt. Continue more or less straight up with loads of hand-foot matches and balancy moves between jugs that are always just out of reach....[more] Browse More Classics in WV
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