REI Community
Central District

Select Area...
Bearfence Mtn.  
Big Meadows Area 
Little Stoney Man Mountain 

Central District Rock Climbing 


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Elevation: 2,447'
Location: 38.61229, -78.37103 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 12,452
Administrators: Aaron Parlier, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: M.Dubo Dubovsky on Mar 30, 2011
Forecast:
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]

Description 

Perhaps one of the more popular sections of SNP d/t Old Rag, Little Stoney Man Mtn, Bearfence Mtn, Big Meadows campground, etc.

Getting There 

Spans from Swift Run Gap (Rt33) - Thorton Gap (211)

Climbing Season

For the Shenandoah National Park area.

Weather station 3.8 miles from here

19 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',6],['5.7',8],['5.8',4],['5.9',1],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Central District

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Central District:
Chimney in a Chimney   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   Little Stoney Man Mountain : Lego Block Area
Lego Block   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 85'   Little Stoney Man Mountain : Lego Block Area
Kopley's Corner   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 100'   Little Stoney Man Mountain : Bent Tree Area
Dragon's Back   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   Little Stoney Man Mountain : The Dragon Area
The Shield   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 100'   Little Stoney Man Mountain : Bent Tree Area
The Shield Direct   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   Little Stoney Man Mountain : Bent Tree Area
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in Central District

Featured Route For Central District
Rock Climbing Photo: PATC beta photo

Dragon's Back 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  Virginia : Shenandoah & NW VA Region : ... : The Dragon Area
Start directly below the dragon's crack and climb up to where the crack begins. There is a a good place to stand and rest if needed before the crack. Once on the crack, it is great climbing for 40 feet with plenty of holds and tons of solid pro. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

Comments on Central District Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About