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Contact Station Boulders Rock Climbing 

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Location: 36.61245, -81.48093 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Aaron Parlier on Jun 13, 2013
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This is the first large cluster of boulders along the Split Rock Trail (minus the Contact Boulder).

Getting There 

Take the Split Rock Bouldering Trail from the parking lot at the park office. Follow specific boulderfield access/directions in the GHSP Bouldering Guidebook, or GHSP's Rakkup Guidebook App

Climbing Season

Weather station 6.6 miles from here

32 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',14],['1 Star',10],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Contact Station Boulders

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Contact Station Boulders:
Ranger Rick   V0-1 4+     Boulder, 12'   Ranger Rick Boulder
Periscope   V3 6A     Boulder, 12'   Periscope Boulder
Ranger Rick (Sit)   V4 6B     Boulder, 15'   Ranger Rick Boulder
True Grit   V5 6C     Boulder, 10'   True Grit Boulder
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-True Grit Boulder-This is a GHSP classic, a favorite to many, and a great V-5 to tick off during your visit... This line is a must do for anyone visiting GHSP!Start low in the middle of the boulder under a sharp, smallish flake and match on it. The feet are almost non-existent, (existing only on small nubs, or later in the problem on previously used hands).trend left making pumpy bumps through sharp flakes with feet smeared or on anything you can place them on.follow the line of flakes to a led...[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

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