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West Point Rock Climbing 


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Facing North, toward Hot Wire.

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Weather station 0.6 miles from here

33 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',13],['2 Stars',15],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',6],['5.7',7],['5.8',11],['5.9',1],['5.10',7],['5.11',1],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in West Point

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for West Point:
Coach's Route   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Sport, 1 pitch, 35'   Poison Ivy Wall
Pink Butt Tights   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Sport, 1 pitch   Poison Ivy Wall
Reach of Faith    5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, TR, 1 pitch   Poison Ivy Wall
Window on the Hudson   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, TR, 1 pitch   Poison Ivy Wall
Nose   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 90'   Poison Ivy Wall
Side Pull Plus   5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch   Poison Ivy Wall
Message to Garcia   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, TR, 1 pitch   Poison Ivy Wall
Triple Banger Overhanger   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, TR, 1 pitch   Poison Ivy Wall
The Savage Within aka Bloody Sister 1   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, TR, 1 pitch   Poison Ivy Wall
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Featured Route For West Point
Rock Climbing Photo: Rap of double bolted chains.

Rock Hard 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  NY : West Point : Poison Ivy Wall
Up to small left facing corner capped by an overhang up 20’. Go up to 2nd bolt and an undercling flake. Move up and out right through overhang. Continue up blocky overhang to a clean face....[more]   Browse More Classics in NY

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By Yura1985
May 30, 2013
You can get to West Point by taking "Short Line Bus" from NYC, it's an hour and a half drive (making all local stops). The bus stop will drop you on the parking lot and picks up there too, there is no terminal or even busstop. Just walk further toward McDonalds (about 5 mins), cut through their parking lot down and follow the road. When you reach Hudson just walk along the tracks about 10-15 mins (careful with trains running a lot there). The routes will be on your left.
By RockinOut
From: NY, NY
May 28, 2014
So staying on the crag side of the tracks is fine? There's no real reason to actually cross the tracks.
By Rusty Bridges 1
Nov 25, 2014
has anyone climbed this recently? is it closed? thanks!
By David Aguasca!
From: New York
Dec 8, 2014
Anyone know what the status is here? A friend of mine was told to leave the area by a police officer on a boat. Pretty weird.
By Ted E.
Mar 16, 2015
Police on a boat telling them to leave?? That is weird. I was there last fall with no issues, about a dozen other climbers there as well on a Sunday. Was back on here because I am trying to go again soon since it's pretty close to me. I'll update one way or the other.
By Crys Moore
Apr 17, 2015
Has anyone gotten any recent info on the status of PI wall? Open? Closed?
By Monique M
From: Weehawken, N.J.
May 3, 2015
I took a chance to check the wall out. Poison Ivy wall is open. No issues getting there, and a guy at the marina was helpful with where to park (visitor center).
enjoy!
By Monique M
From: Weehawken, N.J.
May 3, 2015
I forgot to mention I climbed May 2nd, this saturday.
By Dan Africk
From: Brooklyn, New York
Jun 8, 2015
My friend climbed here yesterday (June 7, 2015), and had no issues. They parked at McDonalds. As far as I know there is still no official agreement with the railroad company, so the legal status of climbing here is murky at best.. But I've been trying to get clear official information about this for the past year, and there is little to be found.

Also see the helpful comment by kenr in the Poison Ivy Wall section.