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Osborne West Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Aaron Parlier on Dec 20, 2013
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Description 

Osborne is separated into three sub-areas for easier organization and orientation. West Osborne is the western-most sector, differentiated by two ridges, (east and west)and by the road (above/higher than the road is North Osborne). Any boulders in the ravine are considered East Osborne. The West boulders are all on the western ridgeline. Also, the West boulders have their own parking and trail.

Getting There 

Park in the West Osborne pull-off. Walk down the trail/road past the gate, and then left (before the road turns right) to Seuss and Admiral, and many many more...

Climbing Season

For the Southwest Virginia area.

Weather station 4.6 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

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


Featured Route For Osborne West
Rock Climbing Photo: Parlier on "Mono-y-Mono"

Mono-y-Mono V7 7A+  Virginia : Southwest Virginia : ... : The Admiral
Stand Start (a little left below the apex of the wave) with wide hands spread, left on a pocket at the lip, right on a (left facing) rounded rail. Reach up through two mono-pockets, and then gain the higher rail. From the rail, reach to a jug and trend left through several massive jugs. Top out left of the high top, and finish up to the left. Scramble down the back of the boulder....[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

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Rock Climbing Photo: Momma and Baby bear up at Osborne pull-off
Momma and Baby bear up at Osborne pull-off
Rock Climbing Photo: Aaron Parlier on the FA of "The Grinch"
Aaron Parlier on the FA of "The Grinch"
Rock Climbing Photo: Aaron Parlier on the FA of "Mono-y-Mono"
Aaron Parlier on the FA of "Mono-y-Mono"
Rock Climbing Photo: Brad Mathisen on The Admiral Boulder
Brad Mathisen on The Admiral Boulder

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