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Planet Block Rock Climbing 

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Location: 37.35982, -80.58863 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aaron Parlier, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Aaron Parlier on Apr 20, 2012
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Sarene on the start to "Planetarium", on...


This is directly below the Pulpit Block, and up and right within clear line of sight from the Contrast Boulder.

This is a small, featured block with a low steep downhill end section. Fun holds and a good landing.

Getting There 

Up and right from Contrast Boulder, just below Pulpit Block

Climbing Season

For the Cascades Bouldering area.

Weather station 3.4 miles from here

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Rock Climbing Photo: Sarene on the start to "Planetarium", on...

Planetarium V2 5+  Virginia : Southwest Virginia Region : ... : Planet Block
If you climb in this grade range I recommend checking this one out. Sit start on the rim of the downhill, overhung section. Match the crimps on the orange, grooved rail on the lip. Climb up and left to the nice juggy top. A heel hook off the start on the left side helps!...[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

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