Elevation: 1,709 ft
GPS: 38.281, -78.688 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: M.Dubo Dubovsky on Mar 30, 2011 · Updates
Admins: Aaron Parlier, Shawn Heath

Description

Thank god for national parks.
This national park is no exception.

With Skyline Drive winding 101 miles from Rockfish Gap to Front Royal there is ample climbing available to those who open their eyes and look around...

...plenty of bouldering fields, top rope routes and some of the Virginia classic climbs all within the gentle grip of the park boundaries....

280 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Shenandoah National Park

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 33
Pure Fun
Trad, TR
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 15
Dragon's Back
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 29
The Dobie Gillis Route
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 25
Chasm Crack
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 109
Strawberry Fields
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 3
Pincer Perfect
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 3
Alchemy
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 26
Report to Sickbay
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 33
Bushwhack Crack
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 44
Oh My God Dihedral
Trad
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 5
Good Friday
Trad
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 18
Sunset Crack
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a PG13
 3
When Natural Law Fails
Trad
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a PG13
 3
The Crackin
Trad
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 6
The The
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Pure Fun Old Rag > Summit Crags
 33
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Dragon's Back Central District > Little Stoney M… > Dragon Area
 15
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
The Dobie Gillis Route Old Rag > Skyline Wall (PATC Wall)
 29
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Chasm Crack Old Rag > Reflector Oven
 25
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Strawberry Fields Old Rag > Reflector Oven
 109
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Pincer Perfect Old Rag > Whale's Lip
 3
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Alchemy Old Rag > Upper God's Area
 3
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Report to Sickbay Old Rag > Reflector Oven
 26
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Bushwhack Crack Old Rag > Wall That Dreams Are…
 33
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Oh My God Dihedral Old Rag > Middle God's Area-Left
 44
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Good Friday Old Rag > Wall That Dreams Are…
 5
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Sunset Crack Old Rag > Sunset Walls > Lower Sunset Wall
 18
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
When Natural Law Fails Old Rag > Reflector Oven
 3
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a PG13 Trad
The Crackin Old Rag > Reflector Oven
 3
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a PG13 Trad
The The Old Rag > Wall That Dreams Are…
 6
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Trad
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