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Castle Rock Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 708'
Location: 39.21904, -81.10091 View Map  Incorrect?
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BETA PHOTO: Beta photo for Holey Sheets


Sandstone outcropping over looking the lake.

Unnamed Trad routes, 1 sport route and top roping.

Getting There 

This area can be access from two different parking areas.

From the cabin area of North Bend State Park. Take the "Overlook" Trail to the RIGHT. Follow this trail past the BIG EASY crag and countinue on the loop back and follow the trail up the spill way of the dam for the lake. Head up to the ridge and follow the trail into the woods. Trail will split and go around both sides of the crag.

Also you can park at the Jughandle day use area and follow the trail around the fron of the dam to the point of the hill. Then turn right and follow the trail up the ridge.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 2.8 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: same as beta photo but w/o markings

Holey Sheets 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13  West Virginia : North Bend State Park : Castle Rock
The crux is near the top there are a few deep pockets but other than that the next holds are sloped but you can't tell from where you are.This is a fun top rope route for some with a little experience, but could be kinda frustrating. Not many places to place pro I wouldn't recommend it as a trad route and it wanders a bit more than I would like if someone were to bolt it....[more]   Browse More Classics in West Virginia

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