This area is the hard-body hangout.
From the ladders follow the cliffline to climber's left past Gun Wall (aka Perot Wall) and you will find yourself under a large roof system, welcome.
Browse More Classics in The Colosseum
Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Colosseum:
Reckless Abandon 5.12b Sport, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Tobacco Road 5.12b/c Sport, 100 feet
The Mercy Seat 5.13a Sport, 1 pitch, 80 feet
Apollo Reed 5.13a Sport, 1 pitch, 90 feet
Pod 5.13b Sport, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Featured Route For The Colosseum
Reckless Abandon 5.12b WV : New River Gorge : ... : The Colosseum
A fine route on the best sandstone at the lake. Awesome positioning over the water on perfect white sandstone that climbs like yosemite granite. Walk past all of the routes in the impressive coloseum and end up on a terrace that takes you to the start of the route. There are three routes here. Reckless is the furthest left of the three. Climb up onto a ledge and try not to blow the first move or you'll end up in the drink. Clip a bolt and do a big move up to nice horizontals. Surf up and right t...[more] Browse More Classics in WV