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Ram's Head Rock Climbing 


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Location: 38.04889, -81.02872 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Pnelson, Ladd, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Ladd on Apr 11, 2007
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Description 

Great Rappeling site (guides)
Good multi pitch below?

Getting There 

Hike down power lines until no more trail then go south towards cliff, rams head is heavily eroded it'll be painfully obivous that you have reached this heavily impacted area.

Climbing Season

For the Beauty Mountain area.

Weather station 4.9 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Ram's Head

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Ram's Head:
Welcome to Beauty   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 120'   
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Featured Route For Ram's Head
Rock Climbing Photo: photo creds to Devon from CO

Welcome to Beauty 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  West Virginia : The New River Gorge : ... : Ram's Head
This is a very nice, diverse finger crack, despite its wandering nature. Start in either of two twin handcracks up to a ledge, pull a really cool roof on jams and jugs, and get established in the wavering finger crack above. There are a couple different ways to go with different crack systems, but both lead to the base of a mini-dihedral. Continue up the steep crack, via good stances, to an ancient pair of rusted bolts. It is possible to lower off here if you want to leave a stopper to back ...[more]   Browse More Classics in West Virginia

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