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ERT (Echo Rock Traverse) T 
Life on Planet Groove T,TR 
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Echo Rock Rock Climbing 


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Location: 38.9816, -77.242 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Brian Haugli on Oct 20, 2011
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Description 

This section of high cliffs is located farthest downstream at Great Falls, VA and has heights upwards of 70 feet with an assumed total lengthwise width of around 1200 feet.

Getting There 

Park at the Lower Lot aka the "climbers lot" in Great Falls NP and hike in the river trail or park at Difficult Run parking area off Georgetown Pike and hike in the difficult run trail.

Climbing Season

For the Great Falls area.

Weather station 2.7 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['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 Echo Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Echo Rock:
ERT (Echo Rock Traverse)   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 10 pitches, 1200'   
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Featured Route For Echo Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: Katie climbing through the ledge system to the top...

Unknown 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Virginia : DC & Northern VA Region : ... : Echo Rock
A great spot to get a little crack climbing practice. Follow the crack in the center of the face for 20-25' (ranging from fist to hand width) before moving out to a couple nice moves on the face. Gain the ledge and follow a finger crack another 15 feet to the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

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