REI Community
Holyrood

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Digging For Gold T 
Slab Crackin' T 
Slippery When Wet T 

Holyrood Rock Climbing 


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Location: 47.4158, -53.1033 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 694
Administrators: Phil Stennett, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Phil Stennett on Apr 16, 2013
Forecast:
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]

Description 

Mainly trad routes on good quality granite slab; Excellent beginner trad climbing area.

Due to being slightly inland it often has the highest temperatures during the early and late season allowing climbing to be done here when you can't go anywhere else.

Getting There 

Driving through Holyrood the crag is visible from the road on inland side. There is small area to park on the right hand side of a clearing directly in front of the face.

Follow a faint trail through the clearing and stay to the left and uphill side. Upon passing a small pond and reaching another clearing head past the right hand side of a large boulder and up the hill to the climbs.

The trail can be difficult to follow but you can see the crag the whole time so it is easy to make your way there without the trail if necessary.

Climbing Season

For the Newfoundland area.

Weather station 168.5 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',2],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['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 Holyrood

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Holyrood:
Slab Crackin'   5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in Holyrood

Featured Route For Holyrood
Rock Climbing Photo: Digging for Gold - 5.6

Digging For Gold 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  North America : Canada : ... : Holyrood
Start 20 feet left of Thin Blue Line, on a small ledge next to a small stump. Climb left along a horizontal crack, go straight up to a bolt and then to the right towards two finger cracks. Follow these cracks past a bulge then up easier terrain to the anchor....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

Comments on Holyrood Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About