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The Black Wall Rock Climbing 

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The ominous looking wall to the upper right of 'Cheatstone'. This wall offers some of the best routes on the New Jersey side of the Delaware Water Gap.

Getting There 

40' right of 'Cheatstone'

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.9 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Black Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Black Wall:
Black Wall   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13     Trad, 3 pitches   
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Featured Route For The Black Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Black Wall; Mt. Tammany, Delaware Water Gap

Black Wall 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13  New Jersey : Delaware Water Gap NRA, NJ ... : The Black Wall
Many variations for this route exist rating up to 5.10d.Pitch 1: Climb up and very slightly left to a bulge. Pull over this and follow the corner at the left edge of the left-facing wall t oa belay ledge.Pitch 2: (Var 1 and 2) Follow the right-leaning corner at the left edge of the left-facing wall, past a tree that juts out, (Var.3) then up to a belay beneath the large, topmost ceiling.Pitch 3: Pass right around the ceiling to the top.Adventurous variationsVariation 1: Shades of Death 5.8 PG/RV...[more]   Browse More Classics in New Jersey

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