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Metric Arete Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Aaron Parlier on Nov 25, 2010
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Description 

Small, obscure, and probably not at all worth your time unless you are trying to hike and explore GHSP while also climbing lowball obscura. Bring brushes, as these lines dont get any traffic aside from the occasional intrepid explorer.


Metric is a geometric, intriguing block with an awesome looking arete. the holds are crimpy and the arete lip has several pinch crimp moves.

Getting There 

Walk above the Wilderness Boulder and Arete, continue up the hill to find the low, long Night Boulder, and up the hill more to the small but prominent arete that is the Metric Arete.

Climbing Season

For the Grayson Highlands State Park area.

Weather station 6.8 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',1],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


Featured Route For Metric Arete

Metric Arete V4 6B  Virginia : Grayson Highlands State Par... : ... : Metric Arete
Sit start at the low ledge. lay back on the ledge, leaning to the left and pounce left to pinch the fin arete. heel hook and continue up the arete to top out directly along the arete end of the boulder....[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

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