Elevation: 756 ft
GPS: 39.459, -82.558 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: John Aron on Jul 16, 2007
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Description

Rock here is Blackhand Sandstone .. quality varies from crap to dead solid.

Climbing is only permitted in the designated "Climbing and Rappeling Area". Climbing at such areas as Old Man's Cave or Conkle's Hollow is prohibited and subject to a hefty fine. There are no bolted routes or anchors, setting a TR is mandatory.

Getting There

Depending on where your intentions are, the drives are different. Consult the Wild Mercantile in Athens at 7405945198. They'll get you going in the right direction!

More information is available on the Hocking Hills State Forest website.
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The nearest town is Logan. There is a parking lot for the designated area past the Conkle's Hollow lot on Big Pine Road. Cross the road, find the green bridge and hike up the hill. Register to show area is used. The tallest climbs can be found at the far right end of the climbing area. For the least strenuous access take the flat trail to the right that follows the stream.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Hocking Hills State Forest

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V0-1 4+
 4
Stand Up Double
Boulder
V1-2 5
 4
Lean Crack
Boulder
V2 5+
 5
Triangle Arete 1
Boulder
V2 5+
 3
La Cascada
Boulder
V2 5+
 3
Krav Maga
Boulder
V2 5+
 4
Unnamed V1
Boulder
V3 6A
 8
Triangle Arete 2
Boulder
V3 6A
 3
Triangle Traverse
Boulder
V3 6A
 5
Evolution Center
Boulder
V3 6A
 4
Evolution Right
Boulder
V3 6A
 3
Sunshine Arete
Boulder
V4 6B
 3
Spider Monkey
Boulder
V4 6B
 4
Unnamed Crack
Boulder
V4-5 6B+
 3
Sunshine Arete (Sit)
Boulder
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 11
Amazing Grace
TR
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Stand Up Double Workout Wall
 4
V0-1 4+ Boulder
Lean Crack Workout Wall
 4
V1-2 5 Boulder
Triangle Arete 1 Rectangle Rock
 5
V2 5+ Boulder
La Cascada Cascada Boulders
 3
V2 5+ Boulder
Krav Maga Gearshift Area
 3
V2 5+ Boulder
Unnamed V1 Rectangle Rock
 4
V2 5+ Boulder
Triangle Arete 2 Rectangle Rock
 8
V3 6A Boulder
Triangle Traverse Rectangle Rock
 3
V3 6A Boulder
Evolution Center Gearshift Area
 5
V3 6A Boulder
Evolution Right Gearshift Area
 4
V3 6A Boulder
Sunshine Arete Sunshine Valley
 3
V3 6A Boulder
Spider Monkey Dolomedes Wall
 3
V4 6B Boulder
Unnamed Crack Workout Wall
 4
V4 6B Boulder
Sunshine Arete (Sit) Sunshine Valley
 3
V4-5 6B+ Boulder
Amazing Grace Big Spring Hollow/Con…
 11
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c TR
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