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Elevation: 1,636 ft
GPS: 38.66538, -79.32472
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Shared By: AndyJohnson on Apr 9, 2015
Admins: Pat Goodman, Ray Weber
Warning Access Issue: PRIVATELY OWNED PROPERTY DetailsDrop down

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***Access here is uncertain.  Attempts have been made to access the land owners with no success.  If you see no trespassing signs, please don't remove them, and if you choose to climb here with those signs up, do so knowing that you could be permanently jeopardizing access.  Climb at your own risk.  Use good judgement.***

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There is at least one published guidebook to the area with the location listed there.  The specific directions aren't published here because of the tenuous access issue.

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Location: Franklin Gorge Change
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Classic Climbing Routes at Franklin Gorge

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 78
First Aid
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 88
Castaways
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 53
Jump Start
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 77
Aloha
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 50
Shipwrecked
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 116
Blood, Sweat and Chalk
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 37
Aqualung
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 38
Bircham's Beach
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 28
Decompression Sickness
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 4
Wish I Were a Fisherman
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 61
Barnacle Bill
Sport
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 7
The Bends
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 29
Dynosaurus
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13
 16
Davey Jones' Locker
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 6
Sizzle
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
First Aid Main Wall > Impact Zone
 78
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Castaways Main Wall > Impact Zone
 88
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Jump Start Main Wall > Impact Zone
 53
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Aloha Main Wall > Contact Zone
 77
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Shipwrecked Main Wall > Impact Zone
 50
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Blood, Sweat and Chalk Main Wall > Impact Zone
 116
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Aqualung Main Wall > Impact Zone
 37
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Bircham's Beach Main Wall > Contact Zone
 38
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Decompression Sickness Main Wall > Impact Zone
 28
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Wish I Were a Fisherman Riverbend
 4
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Barnacle Bill Main Wall > Impact Zone
 61
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
The Bends Main Wall > Impact Zone
 7
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Dynosaurus Main Wall > Contact Zone
 29
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Davey Jones' Locker Main Wall > Impact Zone
 16
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13 Sport
Sizzle Main Wall > Contact Zone
 6
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
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