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Third trestle Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Shawn Heath on Sep 10, 2010
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BETA PHOTO: The third trestle across the river, overgrown with...


This last trestle is across the river. Unfortunately, since this trestle sees so little activity, the side facing the river is currently completely overgrown on the lower portion. This makes Ravenous, Poison Ivy, and Beekeeper difficult to impossible to climb.

Getting There 

From the 2nd trestle, cross the river.

Climbing Season

For the Roanoke/New River/Blacksburg area.

Weather station 5.3 miles from here

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Rock Climbing Photo: Desperate follows the yellow line up the side, wit...

Desperate 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13  VA : Roanoke/New River/Blacksbur... : ... : Third trestle
Climb the side of the trestle staying off the arete. The crux for me was after the second bolt. Also, if you fell before the second bolt, I think you could deck, hence the PG13 rating. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in VA

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