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Frank Curto Park Retaining Walls 

Pittsburgh Rock Climbing 

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Top Roping at night. Go headlamps!

Climbing no longer permitted in Pittsburgh MORE INFO >>>


Climbing in the city of Pittsburgh and its suburbs.

Getting There 

Biggest city in western Pennsylvania, it's hard to miss.

Climbing Season

For the Southwestern Highlands area.

Weather station 9.8 miles from here

15 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',7],['Bomb',0]

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Rock Climbing Photo: Top Roping at night. Go headlamps!

Stop Watching Television 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a V2+ 5+  Pennsylvania : Southwestern Highlands : ... : The Bridge Pillar
Short route two bolts. A top rope anchor should be built using the brackets on top of the pillar.Super high ball boulder problem....[more]   Browse More Classics in Pennsylvania

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By Mack Brickley
Mar 23, 2015
Anyone know the relevant local laws about climbing on exposed rocks, walls, etc? Is it legal to use ropes? I'm moving from NYC, where bouldering okay but ropes are illegal. thanks!
By Acid
Feb 29, 2016
No longer permitted to climb here due to liability and boro issues.

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