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Main Crag 20 / 1 / 6 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 21
Elevation: 2,735 ft
GPS: 37.876, -79.017 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: M.Dubo Dubovsky on Mar 25, 2011
Admins: Aaron Parlier, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones
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Description

Very large expanse of rock about 100 feet in height.
Lots of high ball boulders scattered around.
Fairly secluded area of the parkway.

Getting There

Drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway to MP 16 and then look for a LEFT hand turn onto a gravel road 814.

After about 4/10 of a mile look for a parking area on the right near a driveway. It's basically just a mud parking area.

If no foliage on trees then you can see the cliffs from the road and parking area.

Head straight across road and you'll see a rough trail that'll take you to the base

(caution: trail to the rock verges LEFT off of the logging road....again..do not continue taking logging road or pass gate d/t private property)

The cliffs are actually within park boundaries.

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We've compiled a small guide to Love Gap and it's available to view or download at:

Love Gap: A Climber's Guide

We plan on updating it occasionally and the latest version will always be uploaded there.

Craig

note: This dose not include Love Lost. There is another draft guide to that area that others have put out. May 28, 2014

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