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Colflesh Area Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Greg Sudlow on Apr 28, 2010
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Description 

The Colflesh area - named for Ernie Colflesh - is the first major area you come to when hiking in from the education center parking lot. It offers a great selection of problems ranging from V0 to V6. Area classics include Jenn Savage (V2), Body Snap (V4), Colflesh (V5). The problems average about ten feet in height with mostly good landings.

Getting There 

Take trail beside nature center into the forest. At first three-way trail junction go Right and hike to second three-way junction. Go Right again and head downhill a short way to third three-way junction and go Right one last time. Watch for bushwack trail/cairn on Left.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.2 miles from here

22 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Colflesh Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Colflesh Area:
Posion Ivy   V1 5     Boulder, 20'   
Terretti   V2 5+     Boulder, 15'   
Bodysnap   V4 6B     Boulder   
Colflesh Direct   V5- 6C     Boulder, 15'   
Sur La Pointe   V5 6C     Boulder, 9'   
Bodysnap Sit   V6 7A     Boulder, 15'   
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Featured Route For Colflesh Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Greg Sudlow reaching the lip on Jenn Savage (V2). ...

Jenn Savage V2 5+  PA : South Central PA : ... : Colflesh Area
Start on head high crimps, crank to positive edge then move up to lip and easy slab above....[more]   Browse More Classics in PA

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By skinny legs and all
From: Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
Jan 23, 2011
Named after Ernie Colflesh, this is a great area to warm up. The areas namesake boulder has quality climbs from beginner to intermediate. It seems to be more humid here than at other areas further into the forest during mid-summer.