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The Pit Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 1,349'
Location: 39.8123, -77.4822 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Justin Johnsen, Rock Jock, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: truello on Mar 13, 2009
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BETA PHOTO: Perspective of the pit area at Shaffer Rocks. Pho...

Description 

The Pit is a small cove formed by the large pinnacle that broke off from the northwestern part of the wall. This area contains some of the easier and shorter routes.

Getting There 

Follow the same approach for all walls within the Shaffer Rocks area.

Climbing Season

For the Shaffer Rocks (The Hermitage) area.

Weather station 2.8 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

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


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Rock Climbing Photo: Perspective of the pit area at Shaffer Rocks.  Pho...
BETA PHOTO: Perspective of the pit area at Shaffer Rocks. Pho...
Rock Climbing Photo: Perspective of the pit area at Shaffer Rocks.  Pho...
BETA PHOTO: Perspective of the pit area at Shaffer Rocks. Pho...
Rock Climbing Photo: Overview of the Shaffer Rocks climbing area.  Phot...
BETA PHOTO: Overview of the Shaffer Rocks climbing area. Phot...

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