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The left side of this wall holds warm-ups in the 5.9-5.10- range of the highest caliber. The right side holds hard 5.11 climbing of a higher caliber still. Many climbers will bypass this cliff in favor of Orange Oswald Wall but I think that not stopping and climbing these warm-ups is blasphemy because they are so good.
From the ladders. Follow the water to climbers right past the obvious swimming spot and the first shaded wall you see will be the left side of Long Wall.
18 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Long Wall:
Personal Pronoun 5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 75'
For What? 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Chewy 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Jesus is My License Plate 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Sport, 60'
Maximum Overdrive 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- E4 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Under the Milky Way 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
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Under the Milky Way 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a WV : The New River Gorge : ... : The Long Wall
Under the Milky Way takes the blunt arete that marks the left end of the Long Wall. Perform a bouldery move to get started (nice to have a good spotter or stick clip), then continue up sustained and technical moves to a crux high on the route. Bolted anchor....[more] Browse More Classics in WV
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