Elevation: 2,055 ft
GPS: 39.638, -79.817 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: camhead on Mar 2, 2012
Admins: Ladd Raine, Shawn Heath, Vicki Schwantes, Jake Jones

Description

The furthest down the road of the main areas at Coopers. A bit more crowded than Tilted Tree or Roadside, especially with non-climber tourist hikers, who love to ask you questions.

Getting There

Drive to the end of the road, to where there is a concession stand and a turnaround/parking area. Hike to the left of the building, staying to the right of the main overlook trails. Shortly, you will see an obvious break through a cliff-line, which has some slab steps set into it. This will take you down to the Rattlesnake Trail, which runs along most of the great bouldering areas here.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Upper Rock City

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V1+ 5
 9
Knife Fink
Boulder
V2 5+
 5
URST
Boulder
V3- 6A
 41
Tomb Raider
Boulder
V3 6A
 17
Poundin' The Pooch
Boulder
V3 6A
 13
Ship's Traverse (V3 Variation)
Boulder
V3 6A
 11
Pocketsock
Boulder
V4 6B
 6
Colorful Corner
Boulder
V5- 6C
 24
George Washington's Nose
Boulder
V5 6C
 16
Roundhouse
Boulder
V5 6C
 8
Tomb Raider Roof (stand-start)
Boulder
V5 6C
 13
Ship's Prow
Boulder
V5+ 6C+
 5
Raiders of the Lost Tomb
Boulder
V7 7A+
 3
Tomb Raider Roof (sit-start)
Boulder
V7 7A+
 5
Pentagon
Boulder
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13
 6
Bat Eliminate
Trad, TR
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Knife Fink Knife Fink Area
 9
V1+ 5 Boulder
URST Entrance Boulders
 5
V2 5+ Boulder
Tomb Raider Tomb Raider Area
 41
V3- 6A Boulder
Poundin' The Pooch Tomb Raider Area
 17
V3 6A Boulder
Ship's Traverse (V3 Variation) Tomb Raider Area
 13
V3 6A Boulder
Pocketsock Tomb Raider Area
 11
V3 6A Boulder
Colorful Corner Romulus & Remus Area
 6
V4 6B Boulder
George Washington's Nose Tomb Raider Area
 24
V5- 6C Boulder
Roundhouse Roundhouse Area
 16
V5 6C Boulder
Tomb Raider Roof (stand-start) Tomb Raider Area
 8
V5 6C Boulder
Ship's Prow Tomb Raider Area
 13
V5 6C Boulder
Raiders of the Lost Tomb Tomb Raider Area
 5
V5+ 6C+ Boulder
Tomb Raider Roof (sit-start) Tomb Raider Area
 3
V7 7A+ Boulder
Pentagon Forgotten Block Area
 5
V7 7A+ Boulder
Bat Eliminate Tomb Raider Area
 6
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13 Trad, TR
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