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Anal Clenching Adventures T 
Bisect T 
Grand Space T 
Hysteria T 
Lewd Operator T 
Optical Illusion T 
Portly Gentleman's Route T 
Shiny Faces T 
Springboard T 
Total Sex Package S 
Triple Treat T 

Orchard Wall Rock Climbing 


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Location: 38.06056, -81.06663 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Ladd on May 18, 2007
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Petey G. on the Orchard Wall classic Springboard.

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Description 

Ultra-Classics Triple Threat(5.10a Trad) and Springboard(5.10b Trad) are found here, come to climb them and find that they are definitely classics, and you also might try Loki (5.12b Sport) and White Out (5.12a Sport).

Come for classics, you'll find them, it'll be worth it, I promise.

Getting There 

In the middle of Central Wall, you'll see the just less than vertical cliff facing east that looks pretty uniform, that'll be Orchard Wall.

Climbing Season



Weather station 5.0 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',6],['5.11',2],['5.12',2],['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 Orchard Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Orchard Wall:
Hysteria   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Anal Clenching Adventures   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 50'   
Springboard   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 70'   
Triple Treat   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 70'   
Bisect   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
Shiny Faces   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 60'   
Grand Space   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Portly Gentleman's Route   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Trad, 70'   
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Grand Space 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  West Virginia : The New River Gorge : ... : Orchard Wall
If the quality of climbing that exists on the first 30 feet continued for the entire route, this would be classic! Unfortunately the upper portion is a bit crumbly and dirty. This route would benefit greatly from more traffic. Climb up the thin bouldery start making use of the small but positive holds to reach a large ledge (crux). Traverse left to gain access to a dihedral in white rock. Follow for 15 ft and pull a small overhang and continue up a finger crack in a dihedral to reach the la...[more]   Browse More Classics in West Virginia

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