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Upper Tier Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: JonathanGerst on Nov 9, 2009
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Description 

Sport, mixed, trad, and TR through roofs, hand cracks, slabs, and face climbing on ~80 ft cliffs. Routes: 5.8+ to 5.hard.

Getting There 

From the lower trail, hike downstream to the Lower Tier (Just above the first set of rapids), and then hike uphill ~300 ft to an obvious ~80 ft cliff.

Climbing Season

For the Roanoke/New River/Blacksburg area.

Weather station 7.1 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['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]


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