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8. West Wall

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Precarious S 
Spit On It ! S 
Where The Wild Things Are S 

8. West Wall Rock Climbing 

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Location: 40.2506, -75.8255 View Map  Incorrect?
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West Wall in Birdsboro Quarry.

Routes, left to right:

Where The Wild Things Are [12 bolts](5.10)
Precarious [7 bolts](5.10c)
Spit On It [7 bolts](5.10d)
Crackalicious [8 bolts](5.12c)
Hot Pockets [10 bolts](5.12b)

Getting There 

From the welcome sign, follow the wide right-hand trail downhill toward the reservoir. Follow the path left around the fence to the other side. Follow the path past the Lower Climbs on your left, past the reservoir to your right, and ahead to the shooting range target wall. Follow a use trail behind the wall into the woods, and take the right-hand fork. The West Wall starts ahead of you.

Climbing Season

For the Birdsboro Quarry area.

Weather station 2.4 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in 8. West Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for 8. West Wall:
Precarious   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Crackalicious   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Featured Route For 8. West Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Crackalicious Birdsboro Pa West Wall

Crackalicious 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b  Pennsylvania : Birdsboro Quarry : 8. West Wall
This line follows the obvious crack system through the right facing corner on the left side of the West Wall.Scramble up to the base of the corner passsing a bolt or two. Consider skipping these or back cleaning to avoid rope drag. Use caution as the rock quality is poor through this section. Jam and layback through a powerful sequence that is capped by a mini roof. Your efforts will be rewarded with a stance after the roof. Stem your way up to the anchors.While eyeballing this line from a n...[more]   Browse More Classics in Pennsylvania

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By Chris Acosta
Jul 15, 2015
Recently has had trail work in much better shape

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