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Moon Wall

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Bust a Move S 
Fritz Crack T 
Giggle Box T 
Golden Age T,TR 
Home Schooled T 
Little Feat T 
Making Whoopie T 
Neon Parks T 
Nodes T 
Off My Rocker T,S 
Rocket in my Pocket T 
Tabasco Fur T 
Tobasco Fart T 
Truancy T 
Truancy Man T 
Welcome to the Meadow T 
Winter Harvest S 

Moon Wall Rock Climbing 


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Description 

The Moon Wall is one of the less traveled areas at the Lower Meadow, but it's home to a few good trad and sport lines. Climbs are listed downstream to upstream.

Getting There 

From the dirt road used to approach the lower meadow, continue walking until you see the gigantic overhang where The Greatest Show and Puppy Chow are located. Follow a trail uphill to the cliff and then continue walking left. After passing the obvious orange arete, Mango Tango, continue past a waterfall. The Moon Wall begins here. Continue along the cliff line to access all Moon Wall climbs. When approaching from the Great Show area, the first route you will come to past the waterfall is Off My Rocker.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.3 miles from here

17 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',1]
['<=5.6',5],['5.7',2],['5.8',2],['5.9',1],['5.10',3],['5.11',3],['5.12',1],['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 Moon Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Moon Wall:
Tobasco Fart   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad   
Truancy   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Fritz Crack   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 80'   
Tabasco Fur   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Winter Harvest   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Bust a Move   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Featured Route For Moon Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Fritz Crack

Fritz Crack 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Moon Wall
This route is a ton of fun with easy juggy climbing. Get a better than a bolt stopper right at the roof and pull over on big holds. Romp up the crack laden with plates and jugs. Finish at a station with some slung horns....[more]   Browse More Classics in WV

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