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Elevation: 1,778 ft
GPS: 38.07788, -81.06338
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This area includes all climbing spots that drain into the New River from the Beckley area to the south all the way to the Dries on the north. This is the biggest climbing region in the area, and no matter the time of year or style of climbing, you'll find something to suit your interests.

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All of the crags surrounding Fayetteville inside the New River Gorge.

1,314 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at New River Gorge Proper

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 308
Fantasy
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 509
New Yosemite
Trad, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 355
Four Sheets to the Wind
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 647
Flight of the Gumby
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 197
Super Crack
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 655
The Rico Suave Arete aka Rico Suave
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 226
Black and Tan
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 420
Decameron, The
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 332
Kinesthetica
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 445
Legacy
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 267
Aesthetica
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 264
Scenic Adult
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 205
Psycho Wrangler
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 291
Lost Souls
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 156
Thunderstruck
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Fantasy Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 308
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
New Yosemite Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 509
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, TR
Four Sheets to the Wind Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 355
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Flight of the Gumby Kaymoor > 6. Butcher's Branch
 647
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Super Crack Beauty Mountain > 7) Thunder Buttress
 197
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
The Rico Suave Arete aka Ri… Kaymoor > 3. Rico Suave Buttress
 655
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Black and Tan Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 226
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Decameron, The Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 420
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Kinesthetica Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 332
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Legacy Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 445
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Aesthetica Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 267
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Scenic Adult Kaymoor > 7. Seven Eleven Wall
 264
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Psycho Wrangler Cotton Hill > Cotton Top
 205
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Lost Souls Kaymoor > 6. Butcher's Branch
 291
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Thunderstruck Kaymoor > 5. White Wall
 156
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
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