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See Rocks Rock Climbing 

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Location: 37.78827, -83.74591 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Chris Chaney on Oct 3, 2006
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The Keyhole- an arch formed between the Middle Roc...


The See Rocks are impossible to ignore if you drive up the South Fork valley. There are three of them lined up in a north/south aspect. From the summits of the rocks you can get a spectacular view of the surround Cumberland Plateau. Access is tricky, but can be had with permission. The rocks themselves are on USFS property, but surrounded completely by private land.

Getting There 

Drive along route 1639 (South Fork Road) until the road forks. The See Rocks are situated dead ahead.

Access can be had from the valley (tricky at best). Best to go with a local.

Climbing Season

For the Red River Gorge area.

Weather station 5.2 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

Featured Route For See Rocks

South Ridge 4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b  KY : Red River Gorge : ... : South Rock
This route ascends a series of ledges that break up the long south ridge of the See Rocks. At a couple spots you will be required to scramble up bare rock. Otherwise it's mostly a hike....[more]   Browse More Classics in KY

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Rock Climbing Photo: Looking NW from the South Rock. In the foreground ...
Looking NW from the South Rock. In the foreground ...

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