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Description 

This Hidden Treasure is across and downhill from the road, down a foot path through some Rhododendrons.
Blacklist is a layered boulder with a large roof all around. The top out is treacherous and the landing has some jumbled blocks but its good to go with some proper padding.

Getting There 

Across the road. (Reference map)

Climbing Season

For the Southwest Virginia Region area.

Weather station 7.4 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['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',2],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Start on thin overhead lips with smeary feet. Pull out to a goodish ledge from the roof and match the ledge, pull through again to the pockets on the outer side of the roofs edge. Dyno up and over to the loaf-like boulder on top. (there is an intermediate sloper to lessen the dyno, but it is still a dynamic move). hit the seam behind the loaf and do the balancy mantle move to top out....[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

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