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Katana Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 2,009'
Location: 36.89922, -82.42243 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aaron Parlier, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Aaron Parlier on Nov 2, 2016
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This block is directly left (when looking from the trail) and touching the Samurai Boulder.

The vertical (just slightly overhung) face is home to several fun and a few challenging lines. Bring extra pads for Katana and Shadow Boxer.

Getting There 

Left of Samurai

Climbing Season

For the Southwest Virginia Region area.

Weather station 8.7 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Marshall Gilbert above the start (first pinch and ...

Katana V7-8 7B  Virginia : Southwest Virginia Region : ... : Katana Boulder
This stunning problem would get 4 stars if the left "Katana crimp" wasn't as heinous. If you dont mind a sharp iron edge, this line is excellent. On the rightmost inside corner locate the downward pointing flake feature and match the opposite facing underclings (left side is great and right side is thin) to stand start.Gain the small pinch above, work left to match the better undercling and lock off the heinous iron flake above. Reach back to the...[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

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