Elevation: 5,449 ft
GPS: 36.658, -81.538 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Description

Bountiful boulderfields and copious crags found throughout the far southwestern region of Virginia. Appalachia at its finest. Whether its perfect southern sandstone, chunks of gnarly granite, or steep volcanic rhyolite up in GHSP, this corner of the Old Dominion has something that will put a smile on your face.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Southwest Virginia (Appalachia)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V0-1 4+
 57
Ranger Rick
Boulder
V2 5+
 34
Highland Highball
Boulder
V3 6A
 73
Periscope
Boulder
V3 6A
 41
Indian Outlaw
Boulder
V3 6A
 37
The Hive
Boulder
V4 6B
 60
Ranger Rick (Sit)
Boulder
V5 6C
 52
True Grit
Boulder
V5 6C
 35
Front Man
Boulder
V6 7A
 20
Horizon Line
Boulder
V6 7A
 16
Thews
Boulder
V7- 7A+
 17
Flying Spaghetti Monster
Boulder
V7 7A+
 12
Moneyshot
Boulder
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 15
Simon Says
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 16
Spirit Blade
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 21
Cornucopia of Delightful Climbing
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Ranger Rick Grayson Highlan… > … > Contact Station… > Ranger Rick Boulder
 57
V0-1 4+ Boulder
Highland Highball Grayson Highlan… > … > Horizon Area > Highland Highball
 34
V2 5+ Boulder
Periscope Grayson Highlan… > … > Contact Station… > Periscope Boulder
 73
V3 6A Boulder
Indian Outlaw Grayson Highlan… > … > Picnic Area Bou… > Rock House Boulder
 41
V3 6A Boulder
The Hive Grayson Highlan… > … > 1. Overlook Area > Hive Boulder
 37
V3 6A Boulder
Ranger Rick (Sit) Grayson Highlan… > … > Contact Station… > Ranger Rick Boulder
 60
V4 6B Boulder
True Grit Grayson Highlan… > … > Contact Station… > True Grit Boulder
 52
V5 6C Boulder
Front Man Grayson Highlan… > … > A.V.P. Boulders > A.V.P. Boulder
 35
V5 6C Boulder
Horizon Line Grayson Highlan… > … > Horizon Area > Horizon Boulder
 20
V6 7A Boulder
Thews Grayson Highlan… > … > Middle Boneyard > Thews Boulder
 16
V6 7A Boulder
Flying Spaghetti Monster Grayson Highlan… > … > Picnic Area Bou… > Olympus Boulder
 17
V7- 7A+ Boulder
Moneyshot McAfee's Knob > Rdside
 12
V7 7A+ Boulder
Simon Says Breaks Intersta… > Pinnacle Rock Area > Desert Pony Buttress
 15
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Spirit Blade Breaks Intersta… > Pinnacle Rock Area > Pinnacle Left
 16
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Cornucopia of Delightful Cl… Breaks Intersta… > Prospectors > Eastern Prospectors
 21
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
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