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Classic Climbs for West Virginia


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5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a
 213
Gunsight to South Peak
Trad 2 pitches
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 133
Conn's West
Trad 2 pitches
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 180
Ecstasy Junior
Trad 2 pitches
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 127
Gunsight to South Peak Direct
Trad 2 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 220
Candy Corner
Trad
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 95
Conn's East
Trad 3 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 148
Critter Crack
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 101
Wendy's Jugs
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
 69
Dufty's Popoff
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 268
Ecstasy
Trad 3 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 210
Green Wall
Trad 3 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 171
Pleasant Overhangs
Trad 3 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 139
Soler
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 379
Hippie Dreams
Sport
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 91
Prune
Trad 2 pitches
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 152
West Pole
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 167
The Burn
Trad 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 176
Zag
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 78
Alcoa Presents
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 194
Fantasy
Trad 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 150
Ye Gods & Little Fishes
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 349
Mrs. Field's Follies
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 322
Geisha Girl
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 77
Tomato
Trad 2 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 202
Triple S
Trad 2 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 83
Climbin' Punishment
Trad 3 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 95
Ritz Cracker
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 88
Gimme a Clown
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 107
Fool Effect
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R
 75
Two Bag Face
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 332
New Yosemite
Trad, TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 113
The Upheaval
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 95
Blood, Sweat and Chalk
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 131
Super Crack
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 85
Chockstone
Trad, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 389
Flight of the Gumby
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 140
Jaws
Trad, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 235
Four Sheets to the Wind
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 77
The Tree Route
Trad, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 90
Castor
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 314
Orange Oswald
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R
 80
Angel's Arete
Trad, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 93
Pollux
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 247
She got the Bosch, I got Drilled
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 138
Cottonmouth
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 101
Marshall's Madness - Crack of Dawn
Trad 2 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 397
Rico Suave
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 165
The Entertainer
Trad, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 149
Black and Tan
Trad
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 81
Latch Key Kids
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 265
Decameron, The
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 122
Badass Tattoo
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 169
Strong Arming the Little Guy
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 97
Remission
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 113
Burning Calves
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 101
Flight Path
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 100
Party in My Mind
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 96
Springboard
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 70
Wham Bam Thanks for the Jam
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 202
Strike A Scowl
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 114
St. Pauli Girl
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 198
Kinesthetica
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 117
Rapscallion's Blues
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 135
Baby With A Nail Gun
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 98
Cottonhead
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 88
Going Ballistic
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 104
Floaters
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 61
Mellifluous
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 102
Wild Seed
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 247
Legacy
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 111
G-String
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 177
Cross Eyed and Blind
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 113
Masuko
Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 140
Coffindaffer's Dream
Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 259
Satisfaction Guaranteed
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 78
Flaming Pellets
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 144
Discombobulated
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 78
Barfing Butterflies
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 142
Scenic Adult
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 118
Tony the Tiger
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 153
Aesthetica
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 115
Sancho Belige
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 102
Out of the Bag
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 162
Under the Milky Way
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 83
Disturbance
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 97
Toxic Hueco
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 119
Starry
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 152
Lost Souls
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 98
Pockets of Resistance
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 110
Psycho Wrangler
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 86
Freaky Stylee
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 80
Skull In Hole
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 76
Push
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 195
Narcissus
Sport
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
 85
Tobacco Road
Sport
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
 77
Bullet the New Sky
Sport
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
 103
Reckless Abandon
Sport
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
 62
New World Order
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 73
Thunderstruck
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 77
Apollo Reed
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Gunsight to South Peak Seneca Rocks > S Peak - W Face
 213
5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a Trad 2 pitches
Conn's West Seneca Rocks > S Peak - W Face
 133
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad 2 pitches
Ecstasy Junior Seneca Rocks > S Peak - W Face
 180
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad 2 pitches
Gunsight to South Peak Direct Seneca Rocks > S Peak - W Face
 127
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad 2 pitches
Candy Corner Seneca Rocks > S End
 220
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad
Conn's East Seneca Rocks > S Peak - E Face > Upper Broadway
 95
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 3 pitches
Critter Crack Seneca Rocks > S Peak - W Face
 148
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad
Wendy's Jugs New River Gorge > Summersville &… > Whippoorwill
 101
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Dufty's Popoff Seneca Rocks > S Peak - E Face > Southeast Corner
 69
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13 Trad
Ecstasy Seneca Rocks > S End
 268
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
Green Wall Seneca Rocks > S Peak - W Face
 210
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
Pleasant Overhangs Seneca Rocks > S Peak - W Face
 171
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
Soler Seneca Rocks > S Peak - E Face > Upper Broadway
 139
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
Hippie Dreams New River Gorge > … > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 379
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Prune Seneca Rocks > S Peak - W Face
 91
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
West Pole Seneca Rocks > S Peak - W Face
 152
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
The Burn Seneca Rocks > S Peak - W Face
 167
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Zag New River Gorge > … > Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 176
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Alcoa Presents Seneca Rocks > S Peak - E Face > Upper Broadway
 78
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Fantasy New River Gorge > … > Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 194
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Ye Gods & Little Fishes Seneca Rocks > S End
 150
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Mrs. Field's Follies New River Gorge > … > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 349
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Geisha Girl New River Gorge > … > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 322
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Tomato Seneca Rocks > S Peak - W Face
 77
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Triple S Seneca Rocks > S Peak - W Face
 202
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Climbin' Punishment Seneca Rocks > Southern Pillar
 83
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 3 pitches
Ritz Cracker New River Gorge > … > Fern Buttress > 8) Ritz Cracker Area
 95
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Gimme a Clown New River Gorge > Summersville &… > Whippoorwill
 88
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Fool Effect New River Gorge > … > Endless Wall > E) Kaymoor Slabs
 107
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Two Bag Face New River Gorge > … > Fern Buttress > 3) Workmen's Buttress
 75
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R Trad
New Yosemite New River Gorge > … > Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 332
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, TR
The Upheaval New River Gorge > … > Endless Wall > E) Kaymoor Slabs
 113
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Blood, Sweat and Chalk Franklin Gorge > Main Wall > Impact Zone
 95
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Super Crack New River Gorge > … > Beauty Mountain > 7) Thunder Buttress
 131
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Chockstone New River Gorge > … > Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 85
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, TR
Flight of the Gumby New River Gorge > … > Kaymoor > Butcher's Branch
 389
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Jaws New River Gorge > … > Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 140
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, TR
Four Sheets to the Wind New River Gorge > … > Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 235
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
The Tree Route New River Gorge > … > Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 77
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Castor Seneca Rocks > S Peak - E Face > Upper Broadway
 90
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Orange Oswald New River Gorge > … > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 314
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Angel's Arete New River Gorge > … > Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 80
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R Trad, TR
Pollux Seneca Rocks > S Peak - E Face > Upper Broadway
 93
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
She got the Bosch, I got Dr… New River Gorge > … > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 247
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Cottonmouth New River Gorge > … > Cotton Hill > Cotton Top
 138
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Marshall's Madness - Crack… Seneca Rocks > S Peak - W Face
 101
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 2 pitches
Rico Suave New River Gorge > … > Kaymoor > Rico Suave Buttress
 397
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
The Entertainer New River Gorge > … > Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 165
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Black and Tan New River Gorge > … > Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 149
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Latch Key Kids New River Gorge > Summersville &… > Whippoorwill
 81
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Sport
Decameron, The New River Gorge > … > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 265
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Badass Tattoo New River Gorge > … > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 122
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Strong Arming the Little Guy New River Gorge > … > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 169
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Remission New River Gorge > … > Endless Wall > G) Diamond Point
 97
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Burning Calves New River Gorge > … > Beauty Mountain > 5) Burning Buttress
 113
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Flight Path New River Gorge > … > Summersville La… > Long Wall
 101
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Party in My Mind New River Gorge > … > Endless Wall > B) Party Buttress
 100
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Springboard New River Gorge > … > Fern Buttress > 7) Orchard Wall
 96
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Wham Bam Thanks for the Jam New River Gorge > … > Beauty Mountain > 5) Burning Buttress
 70
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Strike A Scowl New River Gorge > … > Endless Wall > G) Diamond Point
 202
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
St. Pauli Girl New River Gorge > … > Bubba City > Beer Wall
 114
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Kinesthetica New River Gorge > … > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 198
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Rapscallion's Blues New River Gorge > … > Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 117
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Baby With A Nail Gun New River Gorge > … > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 135
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Cottonhead New River Gorge > … > Cotton Hill > Cotton Top
 98
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Going Ballistic New River Gorge > … > Summersville La… > Long Wall
 88
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Floaters New River Gorge > … > Upper Meadow > 1. First Buttress
 104
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Mellifluous New River Gorge > … > Endless Wall > A) Fern Point
 61
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Wild Seed New River Gorge > … > Fern Buttress > 5) Wild Seed Area
 102
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Legacy New River Gorge > … > Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 247
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
G-String New River Gorge > … > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 111
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Cross Eyed and Blind New River Gorge > … > Upper Meadow > 1. First Buttress
 177
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Masuko New River Gorge > Summersville &… > Whippoorwill
 113
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Coffindaffer's Dream New River Gorge > … > Upper Meadow > 4. Third Buttress
 140
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Satisfaction Guaranteed New River Gorge > … > Summersville La… > Satisfaction Wall
 259
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Flaming Pellets New River Gorge > … > S Side Crags > Other Place
 78
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Discombobulated New River Gorge > … > Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 144
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Barfing Butterflies New River Gorge > … > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 78
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Scenic Adult New River Gorge > … > Kaymoor > Seven Eleven Wall
 142
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Tony the Tiger New River Gorge > … > Kaymoor > Seven Eleven Wall
 118
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Aesthetica New River Gorge > … > Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 153
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Sancho Belige New River Gorge > … > Kaymoor > Butcher's Branch
 115
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Out of the Bag New River Gorge > … > Kaymoor > Rico Suave Buttress
 102
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Under the Milky Way New River Gorge > … > Summersville La… > Long Wall
 162
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Disturbance New River Gorge > … > Beauty Mountain > 4) Genocide Cave
 83
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Toxic Hueco New River Gorge > … > Lower Meadow > 2 Toxic Hueco Area
 97
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Starry New River Gorge > … > Upper Meadow > 4. Third Buttress
 119
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Lost Souls New River Gorge > … > Kaymoor > Butcher's Branch
 152
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Pockets of Resistance New River Gorge > … > Kaymoor > Rico Suave Buttress
 98
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Psycho Wrangler New River Gorge > … > Cotton Hill > Cotton Top
 110
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Freaky Stylee New River Gorge > … > Endless Wall > B) Party Buttress
 86
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Skull In Hole New River Gorge > … > Upper Meadow > 4. Third Buttress
 80
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Push New River Gorge > … > Upper Meadow > 1. First Buttress
 76
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Narcissus New River Gorge > … > Summersville La… > Narcissus Cave
 195
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Tobacco Road New River Gorge > … > Summersville La… > Coliseum
 85
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Sport
Bullet the New Sky New River Gorge > … > Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 77
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Sport
Reckless Abandon New River Gorge > … > Summersville La… > Coliseum
 103
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Sport
New World Order New River Gorge > … > Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 62
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Sport
Thunderstruck New River Gorge > … > Kaymoor > White Wall
 73
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Apollo Reed New River Gorge > … > Summersville La… > Coliseum
 77
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport