A good number of climbs if you search around the whole crag. No bolts due to the restrictions of the state park. Top ropes can be easily set, and leads are rather hard to protect due to the type of rock. Be sure to check the postings on the bulletin board at the trailhead for climbing/rappelling restrictions in some areas of the overlook. Tons of good bouldering also on the hillside below the crag.
From Bradford: Start by going 219 S to Custer City. Take a right at the main intersection (rt 770) and go for about 7 miles until you reach the intersection of rt 59. Stay right at the intersection and go about 8.5 miles until you see a sign for the Rim Rock overlook on your left. Turn left here and follow the road until reaching a parking lot and picnic area. Park and follow the well maintained trails to the top of the crag.
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Stepping Stones 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b PG13 Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 70'
Girlish Figure 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c PG13 Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 75'
Slippery When Wet 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a PG13 Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 70'
Rumple Stoneskin 5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a PG13 TR, 1 pitch, 70'
Leap of Faith 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b PG13 TR, 1 pitch, 60'
The Nose 5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b PG13 TR, 1 pitch, 65'
Billboard 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c PG13 TR, 1 pitch, 60'
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Slippery When Wet 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a PG13 PA : Rim Rock
A spectacular overhanging lieback. Start by scrambling up to a ledge about 15 ft up. Follow the finger crack as it gradually becomes overhung, until reaching the top. A challenging variation continues right once reaching the top, and requires a pro placement just before sending the roof (5.10b)....[more] Browse More Classics in PA