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Pounder Branch Rock Climbing 


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Location: 37.0811, -84.31962 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Charles Westin on Oct 20, 2015
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Description 

Pounder Branch wall (not sure if it goes by another name locally) is about 150' tall with varied quality sandstone. At least two established routes were found here and we put up one more during our trip here.

Getting There 

Go to the end of bolt house ridge road. Follow Lick creek north until the creek turns west (river right). Follow a wash heading up hill and north just before the river turns west.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 17.1 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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