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First Pillar Rock Climbing 

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Location: 37.52985, -77.44567 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Cunning Linguist on Aug 11, 2007
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BETA PHOTO: View of first pillar from the main wall.


First pillar seperate from the main wall. Popular, fun moderates, most notably the aretes which are great for beginners and some ok trad leads. As with all the pillars, the toughest routes tend to be in the center of the faces, where you can't lean over and grab the edge of the pillar itself.

Getting There 

Walk through the jungle and avoid the puddles and glass.

Climbing Season

For the Manchester Wall area.

Weather station 6.3 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Pro For It 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  Virginia : Central & Southern VA Regio... : ... : First Pillar
Climbs the center of the narrow face to a two bolt anchor that is on the top block. Extending a master point over the edge is advised. Typical Manchester Wall movement and style....[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

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By Paul Hutton
From: Dirtbaggin' western US
Mar 12, 2016
The only route I climbed here was the sport route dead center on the Main Wall-side. Which one is this?

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