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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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Out of the Bag 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a WV
: The New River Gorge
: ... : Rico Suave Buttress
Start by climbing straight up over good holds in horizontal cracks. Head up and right aiming for the base of a short, shallow left facing corner. Work your way up using the corner to reach a good hold in a horizontal(beginning of a long crux). Clip the bolt and use small crimps to gain a stance. Continue on small crimps until you reach a good flake. From here, great holds to the finish under the roof. ...[more] Browse More Classics in WV
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