Rim Road Climbing Area Rock Climbing
Not sure what the name of this climb is. It's arou...
East facing crag about 30-50 feet high. Nice views of the Slippery Rock Creek and other tourists going about their business. Lots of shade from the trees can keep sections of the rock damp for a while after rain.
There is a good bouldering traverse wall and a few good top-rope routes here. Better suited to the beginner/intermediate than the Breakneck Bridge crag. There are a few easy to moderate routes that aren't too steep mixed in with some fun overhanging stuff.
Located across the river from the mill. Drive over the covered bridge and make a quick right onto the dirt Rim Road. Drive a 1/4 mile or so and park at the picnic tables with the kiosk noting the climbing area below. Walk 40 feet to the top of the cliff. Either walk/scramble to the base or rappel in.
Weather station 8.7 miles from here
32 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',14],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',2]
Classic Climbing Routes in Rim Road Climbing Area
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Featured Route For Rim Road Climbing Area
Mission Impossible 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PA
: The Northwest
: ... : Island Block
Classic! Start by following the right-angling line of weakness in the center of the face to a stance below the small roof. Pull through the roof to another small stance. Climb up and right through a serious of small holds, then finish towards the left just below the mossy groove....[more] Browse More Classics in PA
TJ raps in 40 feet from the car