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Pittsburgh Rock Climbing 


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Location: 40.4403, -80.0102 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Justin Johnsen, Kyle Stapp, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Justin Johnsen on Sep 16, 2011
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Description 

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]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',3],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',6],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


Featured Route For Pittsburgh
Rock Climbing Photo: Picture of wall at Shitstorm

Shitstorm V0- 4-  Pennsylvania : Southwestern Highlands : ... : Arena
Located between the two most prominent streaks of bird droppings on the wall.Climb between them and then top out....[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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