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Description 

Located in South Royalton right on Vermont route 14, Riverside Walls offers a handful of mixed sport/trad climbs, with bolted anchors for top roping. Climbs are all pretty much slab, and range from around 5.6 to 5.10d. About half a dozen boulder problems are there, too. These also range on the easier to moderate side. The vast majority of information here was taken from the CRAG-VT forums here

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 14.6 miles from here

13 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',4],['5.7',3],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',4],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Riverside Walls:
Beginner's Slab   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, TR, 50'   Trad Wall
Dirt Crack   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, TR, 70'   Trad Wall
Roofy Business   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13     Trad, TR, 70'   Trad Wall
Creepy Caterpillar   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, TR, 35'   Trad Wall
High Times   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, TR, 50'   Sport Wall
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Fluffy Bunny 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a  VT : Riverside Walls : Trad Wall
Start 8 right of Creepy Caterpillar at the twin cracks in front of the tree. Follow the cracks as they angle up and right crossing the MT ledge and continuing to the top. Belay from the obvious tree at the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in VT

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By allen.tate
From: Norwich, VT
Apr 16, 2013
CONDITION REPORT 
A friend climbed Shiester on the Sport Wall yesterday. After cleaning the anchor and setting up the rappel, one of the bolts popped out.

Be careful and use good judgment when trusting the bolts here - or set natural anchors.
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