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Upper Tier Rock Climbing 

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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]

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