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The Amusement Park Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Chris Chaney on Oct 5, 2006
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This area is located on private land overlooking Slade. MORE INFO >>>

Description 

The wall generally faces north. The climbs are mostly sport with a few so-so trad routes. The routes are mostly slabby to vertical with little solid overhanging rock. There is definitely potential for more routes.

Getting There 

Get directions from Red River Outdoors.

Climbing Season

For the Red River Gorge area.

Weather station 4.3 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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


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Rock Climbing Photo: Terry Cockrell nearing the anchors on the Jolly Ro...

The Jolly Roger 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  Kentucky : Red River Gorge : The Amusement Park
The holds on this are enormous. Surprisingly, a lot of people feel insecure on this route. While the holds are large, they tend to be downsloping ledges. If you have good slab technique then this will feel 5.5. If you don't it will feel significantly harder.The view from the anchors is one of the best I've seen in the RRG....[more]   Browse More Classics in Kentucky

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