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Classic Climbs for New River Gorge Proper

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

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 112
Sand in My Crack (Cuddle Monkey)
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 205
Butterfly Flake
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 231
Easily Flakey
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 214
Shady Lady
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 137
Daisy Cutter
Sport
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 261
New River Gunks
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 394
Geisha Girl
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 420
Mrs. Field's Follies
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 16 HVS 4c
 77
The Grafenburg Crack
Trad
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
 80
Cerveza Verde
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 57
Smooth Operator
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 122
Fool Effect
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 137
The Upheaval
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 119
Happy Hands
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 93
You Want It, You Got It
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 119
Ritz Cracker
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R
 92
Two Bag Face
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 384
New Yosemite
Trad, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 466
Flight of the Gumby
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 97
Layback
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 154
Crescendo
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 162
Jaws
Trad, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 93
Chockstone
Trad, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 268
Four Sheets to the Wind
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 156
Super Crack
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 125
Zeitgeist
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 135
The Good Book
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 187
Cottonmouth
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 186
The Entertainer
Trad, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 77
Biohazard
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 83
With a Little Help from My Friends
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 180
Black and Tan
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 93
The Tree Route
Trad, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 152
Team Jesus
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R
 93
Angel's Arete
Trad, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 483
Rico Suave
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 123
Party in My Mind
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 298
The Green Piece
Sport
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
 60
Triple Treat
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 52
Rod Serling Crack
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 115
Springboard
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 227
Low Voltage
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 102
Boing
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 113
Remission
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 224
Springer
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 143
Burning Calves
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 87
Wham Bam Thanks for the Jam
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 246
Strike A Scowl
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 97
Almost Heaven
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 171
Exoduster
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 144
St. Pauli Girl
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 121
Brain Tweezers
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 136
Rapscallion's Blues
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 60
Can I Do It Till I Need Glasses
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 116
First Steps
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 236
Kinesthetica
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 82
High Times
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 118
Layback and Enjoy It
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 125
Cottonhead
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 60
Fairtracer
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 67
Handsome and Well-Hung
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 146
G-String
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 79
Raging Waters
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 309
Legacy
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 81
The Warm-Up
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 125
Wild Seed
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 80
Mellifluous
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 57
Stuck In Another Dimension
Trad
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 180
Discombobulated
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 132
Q-tip
Sport
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 81
[Redacted]
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 52
Marionette
Trad, TR
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 139
Tony the Tiger
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 174
Scenic Adult
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 74
Stim-O-Stam
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 67
S'more Energy
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 191
Aesthetica
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 146
Sancho Belige
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 60
Leave it to Jesus
Trad
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 52
Flash Point
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 129
Out of the Bag
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 100
Disturbance
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 71
Dining at the Altar
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 143
Psycho Wrangler
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 118
Freaky Stylee
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 72
Preparation H
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 193
Lost Souls
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 129
Pockets of Resistance
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
 82
New World Order
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 103
Thunderstruck
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 48
Blackhappy
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
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 55
Pettifogger
Sport
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
 50
Slash and Burn
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Sand in My Crack (Cuddle Mo… Kaymoor > 3. Rico Suave Buttress
 112
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Butterfly Flake Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 205
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Easily Flakey Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 231
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Shady Lady Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 214
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Daisy Cutter Bubba City > 12. Beer Wall
 137
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
New River Gunks Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 261
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Geisha Girl Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 394
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Mrs. Field's Follies Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 420
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Zag Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 207
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Fantasy Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 239
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
The Grafenburg Crack Endless Wall > L) Dr. Ruth's Big But…
 77
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Trad
Cerveza Verde Bubba City > 12. Beer Wall
 80
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Sport
Smooth Operator Endless Wall > B) Party Buttress
 57
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Fool Effect Endless Wall > E) Kaymoor Slabs
 122
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
The Upheaval Endless Wall > E) Kaymoor Slabs
 137
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Happy Hands Beauty Mountain > 5) Burning Buttress
 119
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
You Want It, You Got It Beauty Mountain > 3) The Brain
 93
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Ritz Cracker Fern Buttress > 8) Ritz Cracker Area
 119
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Two Bag Face Fern Buttress > 3) Workmen's Buttress
 92
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R Trad
New Yosemite Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 384
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, TR
Flight of the Gumby Kaymoor > 6. Butcher's Branch
 466
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Layback Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 97
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Crescendo Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 154
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Jaws Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 162
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, TR
Chockstone Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 93
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, TR
Four Sheets to the Wind Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 268
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Super Crack Beauty Mountain > 7) Thunder Buttress
 156
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Zeitgeist Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 125
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
The Good Book Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 135
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Cottonmouth Cotton Hill > Cotton Top
 187
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
The Entertainer Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 186
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Biohazard Endless Wall > B) Party Buttress
 77
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
With a Little Help from My… Endless Wall > E) Kaymoor Slabs
 83
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Black and Tan Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 180
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
The Tree Route Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 93
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Team Jesus Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 152
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Angel's Arete Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 93
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R Trad, TR
Rico Suave Kaymoor > 3. Rico Suave Buttress
 483
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Party in My Mind Endless Wall > B) Party Buttress
 123
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
The Green Piece Kaymoor > 6. Butcher's Branch
 298
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Badass Tattoo Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 152
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Decameron, The Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 307
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Triple Treat Fern Buttress > 7) Orchard Wall
 60
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Rod Serling Crack Beauty Mountain > 5) Burning Buttress
 52
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Springboard Fern Buttress > 7) Orchard Wall
 115
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Low Voltage Kaymoor > 6. Butcher's Branch
 227
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Boing Kaymoor > 6. Butcher's Branch
 102
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Remission Endless Wall > G) Diamond Point
 113
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Springer Kaymoor > 6. Butcher's Branch
 224
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Burning Calves Beauty Mountain > 5) Burning Buttress
 143
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Wham Bam Thanks for the Jam Beauty Mountain > 5) Burning Buttress
 87
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Strike A Scowl Endless Wall > G) Diamond Point
 246
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Almost Heaven Kaymoor > 5. White Wall
 97
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Exoduster Endless Wall > B) Party Buttress
 171
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
St. Pauli Girl Bubba City > 12. Beer Wall
 144
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Brain Tweezers Beauty Mountain > 3) The Brain
 121
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Rapscallion's Blues Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 136
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Can I Do It Till I Need Gla… Endless Wall > G) Diamond Point
 60
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
First Steps Kaymoor > 7. Seven Eleven Wall
 116
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Kinesthetica Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 236
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
High Times Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 82
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Layback and Enjoy It Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 118
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Cottonhead Cotton Hill > Cotton Top
 125
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Fairtracer Kaymoor > 7. Seven Eleven Wall
 60
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Handsome and Well-Hung Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 67
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
G-String Bubba City > 01. Sandstonia
 146
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Raging Waters Endless Wall > G) Diamond Point
 79
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Legacy Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 309
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
The Warm-Up Endless Wall > R) The Cirque
 81
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Wild Seed Fern Buttress > 5) Wild Seed Area
 125
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Mellifluous Endless Wall > A) Fern Point
 80
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Stuck In Another Dimension Junkyard Area > Junkyard Wall
 57
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Discombobulated Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 180
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Q-tip Cotton Hill > Cotton Top
 132
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
[Redacted] Kaymoor > 7. Seven Eleven Wall
 81
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Marionette Bridge Area > 2 Bridge Buttress
 52
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, TR
Tony the Tiger Kaymoor > 7. Seven Eleven Wall
 139
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Scenic Adult Kaymoor > 7. Seven Eleven Wall
 174
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Stim-O-Stam Endless Wall > B) Party Buttress
 74
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
S'more Energy Endless Wall > B) Party Buttress
 67
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Aesthetica Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 191
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Sancho Belige Kaymoor > 6. Butcher's Branch
 146
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Leave it to Jesus Endless Wall > G) Diamond Point
 60
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad
Flash Point Endless Wall > F) Flash Point Area
 52
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Out of the Bag Kaymoor > 3. Rico Suave Buttress
 129
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Disturbance Beauty Mountain > [Redacted]
 100
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Dining at the Altar Kaymoor > 5. White Wall
 71
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Psycho Wrangler Cotton Hill > Cotton Top
 143
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Freaky Stylee Endless Wall > B) Party Buttress
 118
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Preparation H Kaymoor > 3. Rico Suave Buttress
 72
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Lost Souls Kaymoor > 6. Butcher's Branch
 193
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Pockets of Resistance Kaymoor > 3. Rico Suave Buttress
 129
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Bullet the New Sky Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 106
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Sport
New World Order Endless Wall > J) Snake Buttress
 82
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Sport
Thunderstruck Kaymoor > 5. White Wall
 103
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Blackhappy Endless Wall > M) Fantasy Area
 48
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Fall Line Fern Buttress > 9a) Fern Creek Falls
 59
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Finders Keepers Endless Wall > R) The Cirque
 67
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Pettifogger Kaymoor > 5. White Wall
 55
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Slash and Burn Kaymoor > 7. Seven Eleven Wall
 50
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Sport