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Classic Climbs for Virginia

Mountain Project's determination of the most popular, highly-rated routes.

V0-1 4+
 54
Ranger Rick
Boulder
V1 5
 28
Cherokee Dihedral
Boulder
V2 5+
 33
Highland Highball
Boulder
V2 5+
 4
Party Trick
Boulder
V3 6A
 19
Horse Head Route
Boulder
V3 6A
 4
Moonlight Sonata
Boulder
V3 6A
 39
Indian Outlaw
Boulder
V3 6A
 70
Periscope
Boulder
V3 6A
 36
The Hive
Boulder
V3-4 6A+
 8
Corona Crimps
Boulder
V4 6B
 15
Crazy Horse
Boulder
V4 6B R
 3
Mantlepiece
Boulder
V4 6B
 57
Ranger Rick (Sit)
Boulder
V5 6C
 3
Justice for All
Boulder
V5 6C
 8
Jurassic Park ArĂȘte
Boulder
V5 6C
 50
True Grit
Boulder
V5 6C
 34
Front Man
Boulder
V5+ 6C+
 5
Title Fight
Boulder
V6 7A
 5
6'-4" Arete
Boulder
V6 7A
 18
Horizon Line
Boulder
V6 7A
 16
Thews
Boulder
V7- 7A+
 16
Flying Spaghetti Monster
Boulder
V7 7A+
 10
The Bird
Boulder
V7 7A+
 9
God's Own Greenstone
Boulder
V7 7A+
 11
Moneyshot
Boulder
V7 7A+ PG13
 3
What Could Have Been
Boulder
V7+ 7A+
 9
Worm World
Boulder
V9 7C
 6
Life After Greenstone
Boulder
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 32
Sand Box Corner
TR
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 60
Failure to Communicate
Sport
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 31
Snowflake
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 83
Raising Arizona
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 77
Romeo's Ladder
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 28
Great Beginnings
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 59
Splinters
TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 13
Simon Says
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 33
Pure Fun
Trad, TR
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 36
Cornice
Trad, TR
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 15
Dragon's Back
Trad
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
 48
Anonymous Flake Right
Trad, TR
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
 36
Half and Half
Sport
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
 67
Ass Cannibal
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 71
Melungian Brotherhood
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 29
The Dobie Gillis Route
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 4
Turkey Leftovers
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 3
Toilet Bowl
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 30
Happy Cracks
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 141
I Love Big Jugs
Sport
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
 72
Pulp Friction
Sport
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
 49
The Bulge
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 31
Armbuster
TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 15
Belle of The Ball
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 82
Ne Plus Ultra
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 46
Diagonal
Trad, TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 5
Debutante
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 10
Premature Ecrakulation
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 29
Lunging Ledges
TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 109
Strawberry Fields
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 3
Happiness
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13
 6
Rainy Day Woman
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 23
Two-Lane Highway
TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 82
Pure Energy
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 47
Galen's 10
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 85
Fortis
Sport
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 74
Big Balls
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 23
Foops
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 16
Spirit Blade
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 6
Leading Should Feel This Way Alt…
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 6
Power And The Glory
Sport
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 7
Crank Up
Trad, TR
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 6
Golden Gate
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 61
Lost Arrow
Trad, TR
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 20
Cornucopia of Delightful Climbing
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 33
Bushwhack Crack
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 26
Report to Sickbay
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 44
Oh My God Dihedral
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 124
Leading Should Feel This Way
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 5
Good Friday
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 12
Fancy and Fresh
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 14
Dominion
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 10
Froop Doggy Dog
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13
 35
Send Town
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 8
Skylab
Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 14
Entropy
Trad, TR
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 18
Sunset Crack
Trad
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 8
Early Bird
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 6
Friends Don't Let Friend's Climb…
Sport
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 3
Breaking a Cold Sweat
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 7
Camp Breaks
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 3
Shared Oasis
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 5
Monkey Fingers
TR
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 7
#WombLife
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 4
Ponies in The Desert
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 3
Running From The Circus
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 3
Sponsored By McDonald's
Sport
5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b
 8
Yin-Yang
Sport
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
 4
Make It A Double
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 4
Breaking the Shield
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 7
Socios
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 6
The The
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Ranger Rick Southwest Virgi… > … > Contact Station… > Ranger Rick Boulder
 54
V0-1 4+ Boulder
Cherokee Dihedral Southwest Virgi… > … > Picnic Area Bou… > Rock House Boulder
 28
V1 5 Boulder
Highland Highball Southwest Virgi… > … > Horizon Area > Highland Highball
 33
V2 5+ Boulder
Party Trick DC & Northern V… > Alum Springs
 4
V2 5+ Boulder
Horse Head Route DC & Northern V… > Springfield Boulderin…
 19
V3 6A Boulder
Moonlight Sonata Southwest Virgi… > … > Moonlight > Moonlight Left
 4
V3 6A Boulder
Indian Outlaw Southwest Virgi… > … > Picnic Area Bou… > Rock House Boulder
 39
V3 6A Boulder
Periscope Southwest Virgi… > … > Contact Station… > Periscope Boulder
 70
V3 6A Boulder
The Hive Southwest Virgi… > … > 1. Overlook Area > Hive Boulder
 36
V3 6A Boulder
Corona Crimps Central & South… > Forest Hill Park
 8
V3-4 6A+ Boulder
Crazy Horse Southwest Virgi… > … > Picnic Area Bou… > Rock House Boulder
 15
V4 6B Boulder
Mantlepiece DC & Northern V… > Rawley Springs
 3
V4 6B R Boulder
Ranger Rick (Sit) Southwest Virgi… > … > Contact Station… > Ranger Rick Boulder
 57
V4 6B Boulder
Justice for All Southwest Virgi… > … > Casablanca Boul… > Casablanca Boulder
 3
V5 6C Boulder
Jurassic Park ArĂȘte Central & South… > Buttermilks > Egg Boulder
 8
V5 6C Boulder
True Grit Southwest Virgi… > … > Contact Station… > True Grit Boulder
 50
V5 6C Boulder
Front Man Southwest Virgi… > … > A.V.P. Boulders > A.V.P. Boulder
 34
V5 6C Boulder
Title Fight Southwest Virgi… > … > Title Fight Area > Title Fight Boulder
 5
V5+ 6C+ Boulder
6'-4" Arete Southwest Virgi… > McAfee's Knob > Highball Boulders
 5
V6 7A Boulder
Horizon Line Southwest Virgi… > … > Horizon Area > Horizon Boulder
 18
V6 7A Boulder
Thews Southwest Virgi… > … > Middle Boneyard > Thews Boulder
 16
V6 7A Boulder
Flying Spaghetti Monster Southwest Virgi… > … > Picnic Area Bou… > Olympus Boulder
 16
V7- 7A+ Boulder
The Bird Shenandoah & NW… > Second Mountain
 10
V7 7A+ Boulder
God's Own Greenstone Central & South… > … > Forest > Greenstonia (Ridgeline)
 9
V7 7A+ Boulder
Moneyshot Southwest Virgi… > McAfee's Knob > Rdside
 11
V7 7A+ Boulder
What Could Have Been Central & South… > … > Blue Ridge Parkway > 12.2 Boulder
 3
V7 7A+ PG13 Boulder
Worm World Shenandoah & NW… > Second Mountain
 9
V7+ 7A+ Boulder
Life After Greenstone Central & South… > … > Forest > Greenstonia (Ridgeline)
 6
V9 7C Boulder
Sand Box Corner DC & Northern V… > Great Falls > Sandbox
 32
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c TR
Failure to Communicate Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Buzzard Rocks
 60
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport
Snowflake DC & Northern V… > Great Falls > Seclusion
 31
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, TR
Raising Arizona Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Buzzard Rocks
 83
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Romeo's Ladder DC & Northern V… > Great Falls > Romeo's Ladder
 77
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Great Beginnings DC & Northern V… > Great Falls > Seclusion
 28
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Splinters DC & Northern V… > Great Falls > Aid Box
 59
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b TR
Simon Says Southwest Virgi… > … > Pinnacle Rock Area > Desert Pony Buttress
 13
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Pure Fun Shenandoah & NW… > … > Old Rag > Summit Crags
 33
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Cornice DC & Northern V… > Great Falls > Cornice
 36
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Dragon's Back Shenandoah & NW… > … > Little Stoney M… > Dragon Area
 15
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Anonymous Flake Right Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Buzzard Rocks
 48
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c Trad, TR
Half and Half Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Buzzard Rocks
 36
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c Sport
Ass Cannibal Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Buzzard Rocks
 67
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c Trad
Melungian Brotherhood Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Buzzard Rocks
 71
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
The Dobie Gillis Route Shenandoah & NW… > … > Old Rag > Skyline Wall (PATC Wall)
 29
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Turkey Leftovers Central & South… > … > Blue Ridge Rail… > Mossy Wall
 4
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Toilet Bowl Southwest Virgi… > … > Mile 1 Routes > Tunnel Turret Wall
 3
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Happy Cracks Central & South… > … > Wintergreen > Cracks
 30
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
I Love Big Jugs Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Talking Headwall
 141
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Pulp Friction Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Buzzard Rocks
 72
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Sport
The Bulge Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Buzzard Rocks
 49
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Sport
Armbuster DC & Northern V… > Great Falls > Bird's Nest
 31
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a TR
Belle of The Ball Southwest Virgi… > … > Prospectors > Eastern Prospectors
 15
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Ne Plus Ultra Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Talking Headwall
 82
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Diagonal DC & Northern V… > Great Falls > Aid Box
 46
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, TR
Debutante Southwest Virgi… > … > Prospectors > Eastern Prospectors
 5
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Premature Ecrakulation Shenandoah & NW… > Indian Graves R… > IGR E side
 10
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Lunging Ledges DC & Northern V… > Great Falls > Romeo's Ladder
 29
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a TR
Strawberry Fields Shenandoah & NW… > … > Old Rag > Reflector Oven
 109
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Happiness Shenandoah & NW… > Iron Gate, VA > Fetish Wall
 3
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Rainy Day Woman Shenandoah & NW… > Hidden Rocks > Lower Hidden
 6
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13 Trad
Two-Lane Highway DC & Northern V… > Great Falls > Bird's Nest
 23
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a TR
Pure Energy Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Talking Headwall
 82
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Galen's 10 Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Talking Headwall
 47
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Fortis Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Talking Headwall
 85
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Big Balls Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Talking Headwall
 74
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Sport
Foops Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Talking Headwall
 23
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Spirit Blade Southwest Virgi… > … > Pinnacle Rock Area > Pinnacle Left
 16
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Leading Should Feel This Wa… Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Talking Headwall
 6
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Power And The Glory Southwest Virgi… > … > Mile Two Routes > Rectory
 6
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Crank Up DC & Northern V… > Great Falls > Cornice
 7
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, TR
Golden Gate Southwest Virgi… > … > Towers/Lodges > Lower Lodges
 6
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Lost Arrow DC & Northern V… > Great Falls > Aid Box
 61
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, TR
Cornucopia of Delightful Cl… Southwest Virgi… > … > Prospectors > Eastern Prospectors
 20
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Bushwhack Crack Shenandoah & NW… > … > Old Rag > Wall That Dreams Are…
 33
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Report to Sickbay Shenandoah & NW… > … > Old Rag > Reflector Oven
 26
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Oh My God Dihedral Shenandoah & NW… > … > Old Rag > Middle God's Area-Left
 44
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Leading Should Feel This Way Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Talking Headwall
 124
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Good Friday Shenandoah & NW… > … > Old Rag > Wall That Dreams Are…
 5
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Fancy and Fresh Southwest Virgi… > … > Prospectors > Eastern Prospectors
 12
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Dominion Southwest Virgi… > … > Pinnacle Rock Area > Pinnacle Left
 14
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Froop Doggy Dog Southwest Virgi… > … > Froopy Land > Froopy Land Pillar
 10
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Send Town Shenandoah & NW… > Elizabeth Furnace > Talking Headwall
 35
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13 Sport
Skylab Southwest Virgi… > … > Pinnacle Rock Area > Space Station
 8
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Entropy DC & Northern V… > Great Falls > Romeo's Ladder
 14
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, TR
Sunset Crack Shenandoah & NW… > … > Sunset Walls > Lower Sunset Wall
 18
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Early Bird Southwest Virgi… > … > Prospectors > Eastern Prospectors
 8
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Friends Don't Let Friend's… Southwest Virgi… > … > Towers/Lodges > Lodges
 6
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Breaking a Cold Sweat Southwest Virgi… > … > Prospectors > State Line 2nd Tier
 3
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Sport
Camp Breaks Southwest Virgi… > … > Froopy Land > Froopy Land Cliff
 7
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Shared Oasis Southwest Virgi… > … > Pinnacle Rock Area > Desert Pony Buttress
 3
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Monkey Fingers DC & Northern V… > Great Falls > Aid Box
 5
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a TR
#WombLife Southwest Virgi… > … > Pinnacle Rock Area > Pinnacle Left
 7
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Ponies in The Desert Southwest Virgi… > … > Pinnacle Rock Area > Desert Pony Buttress
 4
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Running From The Circus Southwest Virgi… > … > Prospectors > Eastern Prospectors
 3
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Sponsored By McDonald's Southwest Virgi… > … > Towers/Lodges > Lodges
 3
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Yin-Yang Southwest Virgi… > … > Pinnacle Rock Area > Pinnacle Overlook
 8
5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b Sport
Make It A Double Southwest Virgi… > … > Prospectors > Eastern Prospectors
 4
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Sport
Breaking the Shield Southwest Virgi… > … > Pinnacle Rock Area > Pinnacle Overlook
 4
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport
Socios Southwest Virgi… > … > Pinnacle Rock Area > Pinnacle Left
 7
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport
The The Shenandoah & NW… > … > Old Rag > Wall That Dreams Are…
 6
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Trad