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See Rocks Rock Climbing 


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The Keyhole- an arch formed between the Middle Roc...

Description 

The See Rocks are impossible to ignore if you drive up the South Fork valley. There are three of them lined up in a north/south aspect. From the summits of the rocks you can get a spectacular view of the surround Cumberland Plateau. Access is tricky, but can be had with permission. The rocks themselves are on USFS property, but surrounded completely by private land.

Getting There 

Drive along route 1639 (South Fork Road) until the road forks. The See Rocks are situated dead ahead.

Access can be had from the valley (tricky at best). Best to go with a local.

Climbing Season

For the Red River Gorge area.

Weather station 5.2 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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['<=5.6',2],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['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 See Rocks

Keyhole Route 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a  Kentucky : Red River Gorge : ... : Middle Rock
Follow a wide featured crack to an exposed ledge. Belay to the ledge and then scramble up easy rock to the top. Head south for the true summit. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Kentucky

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Rock Climbing Photo: Looking NW from the South Rock. In the foreground ...
Looking NW from the South Rock. In the foreground ...

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