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Ripe Mango Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 100'
Location: 38.95885, -77.14221 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aaron Parlier, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Gee Double on Jan 2, 2017
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Description 

West Facing, shady wall of orange colored, slate-shist, in jungle below parkway, 100 m above river. 2 routes, top rope, Ripe Mango 5.10, Ripe Mango Direct 5.11, with aid practice potential.

Getting There 

Park on GW Parkway turn out, bush wack down to west facing cliff. (Similar ambience to the Yosemite Rostrum) Rappel in or scramble down from west. "Inside the Beltway" classics, very steep wall with flat grips and compression. Might need bushwhack tools; clippers, hatchet, machete...

Climbing Season

For the DC & Northern VA Region area.

Weather station 2.3 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['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]


Featured Route For Ripe Mango

Ripe Mango Direct 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c  Virginia : DC & Northern VA Region : Ripe Mango
Left route on the wall, palm pressing on ledge, and other compression maneuvers, onto blank headwall....[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

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