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Easy Top Roping Spots in Red River Gorge?

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Chris Oleson · · Santiago, Chile · Joined May 2011 · Points: 713

Was hoping to get my niece and nephew out on real rock (they've gym climbed a few times).  Does anyone know of a top roping spot at Red River Gorge that would be good for kids (short approach, very easy grade(s))?  

ColeT Musial · · Cincinnati, OH · Joined May 2012 · Points: 40

The Nursery In Miller Fork or Animal Crackers, Practice Wall, or Guide Wall at Muir Valley all have a good amount of easy climbs

apdale · · Lexington, KY · Joined Jul 2016 · Points: 386

I know you can set up an easy top rope at Front Porch Wall. I think you can at Practice Wall and Recess Rock too. All of those are at Muir Valley and are graded around 5.4. 

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