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Classic Climbs for The New River Gorge


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

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 155
Butterfly Flake
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 95
Wendy's Jugs
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 363
Hippie Dreams
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 183
Easily Flakey
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 87
Bongo
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 109
Daisy Cutter
Sport
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 214
New River Gunks
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 87
Cowboy in the Dirt
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 302
Geisha Girl
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 326
Mrs. Field's Follies
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 167
Zag
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 186
Fantasy
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 95
Fool Effect
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R
 69
Two Bag Face
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 92
Souled Out
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 84
Gimme a Clown
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 105
The Upheaval
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 93
Happy Hands
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 84
Ritz Cracker
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 311
New Yosemite
Trad, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 222
Four Sheets to the Wind
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 199
Chunko Goes Bowling
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 368
Flight of the Gumby
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 134
Jaws
Trad, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 121
Crescendo
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 161
Menace Alert
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 119
Super Crack
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 80
Chockstone
Trad, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 297
Orange Oswald
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 240
She got the Bosch, I got Drilled
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 105
The Good Book
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 155
The Entertainer
Trad, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 126
Cottonmouth
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 95
Zeitgeist
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 144
Black and Tan
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 131
Team Jesus
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R
 73
Angel's Arete
Trad, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 373
Rico Suave
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 73
The Tree Route
Trad, TR
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 75
Latch Key Kids
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 162
Strong Arming the Little Guy
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 246
Decameron, The
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 89
Remission
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 110
Badass Tattoo
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 96
Party in My Mind
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 132
Chewy
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 65
Wham Bam Thanks for the Jam
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 92
Flight Path
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 234
The Green Piece
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 88
Springboard
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 183
Low Voltage
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 177
Springer
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 107
Burning Calves
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 196
Strike A Scowl
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 108
St. Pauli Girl
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 181
Kinesthetica
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 110
Rapscallion's Blues
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 92
First Steps
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 87
Brain Tweezers
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 129
Baby With A Nail Gun
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 77
Going Ballistic
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 89
Cottonhead
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 91
Layback and Enjoy It
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 86
Floaters
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 230
Legacy
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 102
G-String
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 97
Wild Seed
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 59
Mellifluous
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 109
Masuko
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 155
Cross Eyed and Blind
Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 128
Coffindaffer's Dream
Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 245
Satisfaction Guaranteed
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 72
Flaming Pellets
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 74
Barfing Butterflies
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 79
Q-tip
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 133
Discombobulated
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 147
Aesthetica
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 108
Tony the Tiger
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 134
Scenic Adult
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 112
Sancho Belige
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 48
Leave it to Jesus
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 65
Maximum Overdrive
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 75
Disturbance
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 150
Under the Milky Way
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 91
Out of the Bag
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 90
Toxic Hueco
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 146
Lost Souls
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 108
Starry
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 92
Pockets of Resistance
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 100
Psycho Wrangler
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 79
Freaky Stylee
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 79
Skull In Hole
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 66
Push
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 176
Narcissus
Sport
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 95
Reckless Abandon
Sport
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
 77
Tobacco Road
Sport
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
 70
Bullet the New Sky
Sport
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
 58
New World Order
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 59
Thunderstruck
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 76
Apollo Reed
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Butterfly Flake New River Gorge… > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 155
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Wendy's Jugs Summersville &… > Whippoorwill
 95
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Hippie Dreams Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 363
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Easily Flakey New River Gorge… > Bridge Area > Bridge Buttress
 183
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Bongo Summersville &… > Whippoorwill
 87
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Daisy Cutter New River Gorge… > Bubba City > Beer Wall
 109
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
New River Gunks New River Gorge… > Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 214
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Cowboy in the Dirt Summersville &… > Whippoorwill
 87
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Geisha Girl New River Gorge… > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 302
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Mrs. Field's Follies New River Gorge… > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 326
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Zag New River Gorge… > Bridge Area > Bridge Buttress
 167
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Fantasy New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 186
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Fool Effect New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > E) Kaymoor Slabs
 95
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Two Bag Face New River Gorge… > Fern Buttress > 3) Workmen's Buttress
 69
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R Trad
Souled Out Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 92
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Gimme a Clown Summersville &… > Whippoorwill
 84
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
The Upheaval New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > E) Kaymoor Slabs
 105
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Happy Hands New River Gorge… > Beauty Mountain > 5) Burning Buttress
 93
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Ritz Cracker New River Gorge… > Fern Buttress > 8) Ritz Cracker Area
 84
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
New Yosemite New River Gorge… > Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 311
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, TR
Four Sheets to the Wind New River Gorge… > Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 222
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Chunko Goes Bowling Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 199
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Flight of the Gumby New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > Butcher's Branch
 368
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Jaws New River Gorge… > Bridge Area > Bridge Buttress
 134
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, TR
Crescendo New River Gorge… > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 121
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Menace Alert Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Long Wall
 161
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Super Crack New River Gorge… > Beauty Mountain > 7) Thunder Buttress
 119
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Chockstone New River Gorge… > Bridge Area > Bridge Buttress
 80
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, TR
Orange Oswald Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 297
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
She got the Bosch, I got Dr… Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 240
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
The Good Book New River Gorge… > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 105
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
The Entertainer New River Gorge… > Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 155
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Cottonmouth New River Gorge… > Cotton Top
 126
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Zeitgeist New River Gorge… > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 95
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Black and Tan New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 144
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Team Jesus New River Gorge… > Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 131
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Angel's Arete New River Gorge… > Bridge Area > Bridge Buttress
 73
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R Trad, TR
Rico Suave New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > Rico Suave Buttress
 373
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
The Tree Route New River Gorge… > Bridge Area > Bridge Buttress
 73
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Latch Key Kids Summersville &… > Whippoorwill
 75
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Sport
Strong Arming the Little Guy Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 162
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Decameron, The New River Gorge… > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 246
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Remission New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > G) Diamond Point
 89
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Badass Tattoo New River Gorge… > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 110
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Party in My Mind New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > B) Party Buttress
 96
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Chewy Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Long Wall
 132
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Wham Bam Thanks for the Jam New River Gorge… > Beauty Mountain > 5) Burning Buttress
 65
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Flight Path Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Long Wall
 92
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
The Green Piece New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > Butcher's Branch
 234
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Springboard New River Gorge… > Fern Buttress > 7) Orchard Wall
 88
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Low Voltage New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > Butcher's Branch
 183
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Springer New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > Butcher's Branch
 177
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Burning Calves New River Gorge… > Beauty Mountain > 5) Burning Buttress
 107
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Strike A Scowl New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > G) Diamond Point
 196
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
St. Pauli Girl New River Gorge… > Bubba City > Beer Wall
 108
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Kinesthetica New River Gorge… > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 181
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Rapscallion's Blues New River Gorge… > Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 110
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
First Steps New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > Seven Eleven Wall
 92
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Brain Tweezers New River Gorge… > Beauty Mountain > 3) The Brain
 87
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Baby With A Nail Gun Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 129
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Going Ballistic Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Long Wall
 77
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Cottonhead New River Gorge… > Cotton Top
 89
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Layback and Enjoy It New River Gorge… > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 91
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Floaters Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 1. First Buttress
 86
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Legacy New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 230
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
G-String New River Gorge… > Bubba City > Sandstonia
 102
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Wild Seed New River Gorge… > Fern Buttress > 5) Wild Seed Area
 97
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Mellifluous New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > A) Fern Point
 59
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Masuko Summersville &… > Whippoorwill
 109
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Cross Eyed and Blind Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 1. First Buttress
 155
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Coffindaffer's Dream Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 4. Third Buttress
 128
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Satisfaction Guaranteed Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Satisfaction Wall
 245
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Flaming Pellets Meadow River Gorge > S Side Crags > Other Place
 72
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Barfing Butterflies Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 74
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Q-tip New River Gorge… > Cotton Top
 79
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Discombobulated New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 133
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Aesthetica New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 147
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Tony the Tiger New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > Seven Eleven Wall
 108
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Scenic Adult New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > Seven Eleven Wall
 134
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Sancho Belige New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > Butcher's Branch
 112
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Leave it to Jesus New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > G) Diamond Point
 48
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad
Maximum Overdrive Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Long Wall
 65
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Disturbance New River Gorge… > Beauty Mountain > 4) Genocide Cave
 75
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Under the Milky Way Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Long Wall
 150
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Out of the Bag New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > Rico Suave Buttress
 91
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Toxic Hueco Meadow River Gorge > Lower Meadow > Toxic Hueco Area
 90
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Lost Souls New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > Butcher's Branch
 146
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Starry Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 4. Third Buttress
 108
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Pockets of Resistance New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > Rico Suave Buttress
 92
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Psycho Wrangler New River Gorge… > Cotton Top
 100
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Freaky Stylee New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > B) Party Buttress
 79
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Skull In Hole Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 4. Third Buttress
 79
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Push Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 1. First Buttress
 66
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Narcissus Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Narcissus Cave
 176
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Reckless Abandon Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Coliseum
 95
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Tobacco Road Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Coliseum
 77
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Sport
Bullet the New Sky New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 70
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Sport
New World Order New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 58
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Sport
Thunderstruck New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > White Wall
 59
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Apollo Reed Summersville &… > Summersville La… > Coliseum
 76
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport