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Submitted By: Aaron Parlier on Feb 10, 2014
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A big boulder near the bridge before the tunnel (walking down from the parking, on the right by the river). The trail-side face has a steep roof, the side is tall, the river-side face is steep.

Getting There 

Down-trail, across the bridge, on the right by the river.

Climbing Season

For the Southwest Virginia area.

Weather station 8.6 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Coal Train Arete V2 5+  Virginia : Southwest Virginia : ... : Coal Train Boulder
When talking about fun, featured, awesome, lip traversing arêtes, this one is the definition of.When looking at the trail-facing steep face, this climbs the arête, steep, corner lip from the sit.Identify the water runnel/crack/seam that is to the very low right portion of the arête. Sit start matched on the ribbed crimp rails to the left of this runnel, with a heel hook on the right side of it.Follow the leaning arête lip to the left, staying low, to the jugs at the high left point to top ou...[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

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