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Roadside Rock Climbing 

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Though not the biggest area, Roadside offers a bunch of excellent and historically significant boulder problems. To name a few - Woody's Arete (V3) and Sit (V5), Mountaineer's Route (V5), and Green Block Test Piece (V5)

Getting There 

From the entrance to the forest, drive along the road until you reach a large parking lot (continuing straight the whole way.) Park on the left next to the kiosk and head down the trail. If you reach the concession stand, you went too far.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.6 miles from here

38 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',16],['2 Stars',15],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Roadside

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Roadside:
Local Color   V2- 5+     Boulder   Mad Butcher Block
Helicopter   V5 6C     Boulder   Warm-Up Boulders
Mountaineer's Route (Direct)   V5 6C     Boulder   Tendon Repair Kit
Green Block Test Piece   V5 6C     Boulder   Green Block
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Featured Route For Roadside
Rock Climbing Photo: Mountaineer's Route

Mountaineer's Route (Direct) V5 6C  West Virginia : Coopers Rock State Forest : ... : Tendon Repair Kit
Stand-start on a pocket and the grape-fruit sloper. Make a hard move to a jug. Set-up and make another BIG move to a sloping crimp. Finish with a topout and don't jump for the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in West Virginia

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