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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
 81
Ferrovieri
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 231
Easily Flakey
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 140
Wendy's Arete
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 436
Hippie Dreams
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 92
Free Range Show Poodle
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 419
Mrs. Field's Follies
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 393
Geisha Girl
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 207
Zag
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 239
Fantasy
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 119
Ritz Cracker
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 137
The Upheaval
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 111
Gimme a Clown
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 88
The Hell With That
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 384
New Yosemite
Trad, TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 122
Fool Effect
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R
 92
Two Bag Face
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 119
Happy Hands
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 156
Super Crack
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 268
Four Sheets to the Wind
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 162
Jaws
Trad, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 466
Flight of the Gumby
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 205
Menace Alert
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 93
Chockstone
Trad, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 363
Orange Oswald
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 186
Cottonmouth
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R
 93
Angel's Arete
Trad, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 180
Black and Tan
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 186
The Entertainer
Trad, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 483
Rico Suave
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 291
She got the Bosch, I got Drilled
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 93
The Tree Route
Trad, TR
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 107
Latch Key Kids
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 87
Wham Bam Thanks for the Jam
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 152
Badass Tattoo
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 307
Decameron, The
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 182
Strong Arming the Little Guy
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 134
Flight Path
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 298
The Green Piece
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 113
Remission
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 115
Springboard
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 123
Party in My Mind
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 143
Burning Calves
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 246
Strike A Scowl
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 144
St. Pauli Girl
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 236
Kinesthetica
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 161
Baby With A Nail Gun
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 116
First Steps
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 136
Rapscallion's Blues
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 121
Brain Tweezers
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 82
High Times
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 130
Floaters
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 125
Cottonhead
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 107
Going Ballistic
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 118
Layback and Enjoy It
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 60
Fairtracer
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 124
Wild Seed
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 80
Mellifluous
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 79
Raging Waters
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 223
Cross Eyed and Blind
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 146
G-String
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 67
Handsome and Well-Hung
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 152
Masuko
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 309
Legacy
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 96
Supermoon
Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 197
Coffindaffer's Dream
Sport
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 322
Satisfaction Guaranteed
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 86
Barfing Butterflies
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 180
Discombobulated
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 107
Flaming Pellets
Sport
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 72
Instant Gratification
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 139
Tony the Tiger
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 191
Aesthetica
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 60
Leave it to Jesus
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 90
Maximum Overdrive
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 174
Scenic Adult
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 146
Sancho Belige
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 121
Toxic Hueco
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 129
Out of the Bag
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 207
Under the Milky Way
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 100
Disturbance
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 100
Skull In Hole
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 71
Dining at the Altar
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 149
Starry
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 129
Pockets of Resistance
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 118
Freaky Stylee
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 193
Lost Souls
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 64
Schneezal
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 72
Preparation H
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 143
Psycho Wrangler
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 97
Push
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 248
Narcissus
Sport
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
 106
Bullet the New Sky
Sport
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
 101
Tobacco Road
Sport
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
 82
New World Order
Sport
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
 126
Reckless Abandon
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 59
Depth Charge
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 103
Thunderstruck
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 59
Fall Line
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 67
Finders Keepers
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 93
Apollo Reed
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Ferrovieri Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 3. Second Buttress
 81
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Easily Flakey New River Gorge… > Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 231
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Wendy's Arete Summersville (G… > Whippoorwill
 140
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Hippie Dreams Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 436
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Free Range Show Poodle Meadow River Gorge > S Side Crags > Area 51
 92
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Mrs. Field's Follies New River Gorge… > Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 419
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Geisha Girl New River Gorge… > Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 393
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Zag New River Gorge… > Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 207
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Fantasy New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 239
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Ritz Cracker New River Gorge… > Fern Buttress > 8) Ritz Cracker Area
 119
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
The Upheaval New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > E) Kaymoor Slabs
 137
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Gimme a Clown Summersville (G… > Whippoorwill
 111
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
The Hell With That Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 88
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
New Yosemite New River Gorge… > Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 384
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, TR
Fool Effect New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > E) Kaymoor Slabs
 122
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Two Bag Face New River Gorge… > Fern Buttress > 3) Workmen's Buttress
 92
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R Trad
Happy Hands New River Gorge… > Beauty Mountain > 5) Burning Buttress
 119
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Super Crack New River Gorge… > Beauty Mountain > 7) Thunder Buttress
 156
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Four Sheets to the Wind New River Gorge… > Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 268
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Jaws New River Gorge… > Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 162
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, TR
Flight of the Gumby New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > 6. Butcher's Branch
 466
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Menace Alert Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Long Wall
 205
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Chockstone New River Gorge… > Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 93
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, TR
Orange Oswald Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 363
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Cottonmouth New River Gorge… > Cotton Hill > Cotton Top
 186
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Angel's Arete New River Gorge… > Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 93
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R Trad, TR
Black and Tan New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 180
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
The Entertainer New River Gorge… > Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 186
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Rico Suave New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > 3. Rico Suave Buttress
 483
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
She got the Bosch, I got Dr… Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 291
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
The Tree Route New River Gorge… > Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 93
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Latch Key Kids Summersville (G… > Whippoorwill
 107
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Sport
Wham Bam Thanks for the Jam New River Gorge… > Beauty Mountain > 5) Burning Buttress
 87
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Badass Tattoo New River Gorge… > Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 152
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Decameron, The New River Gorge… > Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 307
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Strong Arming the Little Guy Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 182
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Flight Path Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Long Wall
 134
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
The Green Piece New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > 6. Butcher's Branch
 298
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Remission New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > G) Diamond Point
 113
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Springboard New River Gorge… > Fern Buttress > 7) Orchard Wall
 115
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Party in My Mind New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > B) Party Buttress
 123
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Burning Calves New River Gorge… > Beauty Mountain > 5) Burning Buttress
 143
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Strike A Scowl New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > G) Diamond Point
 246
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
St. Pauli Girl New River Gorge… > Bubba City > 12. Beer Wall
 144
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Kinesthetica New River Gorge… > Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 236
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Baby With A Nail Gun Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 161
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
First Steps New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > 7. Seven Eleven Wall
 116
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Rapscallion's Blues New River Gorge… > Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 136
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Brain Tweezers New River Gorge… > Beauty Mountain > 3) The Brain
 121
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
High Times New River Gorge… > Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 82
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Floaters Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 1. First Buttress
 130
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Cottonhead New River Gorge… > Cotton Hill > Cotton Top
 125
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Going Ballistic Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Long Wall
 107
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Layback and Enjoy It New River Gorge… > Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 118
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Fairtracer New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > 7. Seven Eleven Wall
 60
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Wild Seed New River Gorge… > Fern Buttress > 5) Wild Seed Area
 124
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Mellifluous New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > A) Fern Point
 80
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Raging Waters New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > G) Diamond Point
 79
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Cross Eyed and Blind Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 1. First Buttress
 223
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
G-String New River Gorge… > Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 146
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Handsome and Well-Hung New River Gorge… > Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 67
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Masuko Summersville (G… > Whippoorwill
 152
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Legacy New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 309
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Supermoon Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 4. Third Buttress
 96
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Coffindaffer's Dream Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 4. Third Buttress
 197
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Satisfaction Guaranteed Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Satisfaction Wall
 322
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Barfing Butterflies Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Orange Oswald Wall
 86
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Discombobulated New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 180
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Flaming Pellets Meadow River Gorge > S Side Crags > Other Place
 107
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Instant Gratification Meadow River Gorge > S Side Crags > Area 51
 72
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Sport
Tony the Tiger New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > 7. Seven Eleven Wall
 139
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Aesthetica New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 191
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Leave it to Jesus New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > G) Diamond Point
 60
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad
Maximum Overdrive Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Long Wall
 90
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Scenic Adult New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > 7. Seven Eleven Wall
 174
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Sancho Belige New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > 6. Butcher's Branch
 146
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Toxic Hueco Meadow River Gorge > Lower Meadow > 2 Toxic Hueco Area
 121
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Out of the Bag New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > 3. Rico Suave Buttress
 129
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Under the Milky Way Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Long Wall
 207
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Disturbance New River Gorge… > Beauty Mountain > [Redacted]
 100
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Skull In Hole Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 4. Third Buttress
 100
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Dining at the Altar New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > 5. White Wall
 71
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Starry Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 4. Third Buttress
 149
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Pockets of Resistance New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > 3. Rico Suave Buttress
 129
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Freaky Stylee New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > B) Party Buttress
 118
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Lost Souls New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > 6. Butcher's Branch
 193
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Schneezal Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 3. Second Buttress
 64
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Preparation H New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > 3. Rico Suave Buttress
 72
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Psycho Wrangler New River Gorge… > Cotton Hill > Cotton Top
 143
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Push Meadow River Gorge > Upper Meadow > 1. First Buttress
 97
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Narcissus Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Narcissus Cave
 248
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Bullet the New Sky New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 106
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Sport
Tobacco Road Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Coliseum
 101
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Sport
New World Order New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 82
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Sport
Reckless Abandon Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Coliseum
 126
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Sport
Depth Charge Meadow River Gorge > S Side Crags > Other Place
 59
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Thunderstruck New River Gorge… > Kaymoor > 5. White Wall
 103
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Fall Line New River Gorge… > Fern Buttress > 9a) Fern Creek Falls
 59
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Finders Keepers New River Gorge… > Endless Wall > R) The Cirque
 67
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Apollo Reed Summersville (G… > Summersville La… > Coliseum
 93
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport