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8. West Wall  

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Location: 40.2506, -75.8255 View Map  Incorrect?
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West Wall in Birdsboro Quarry.

Routes, left to right:

Where The Wild Things Are [12 bolts](5.10)
Precarious [7 bolts](5.10c)
Spit On It [7 bolts](5.10d)
Crackalicious [8 bolts](5.12c)
Hot Pockets [10 bolts](5.12b)

Getting There 

From the welcome sign, follow the wide right-hand trail downhill toward the reservoir. Follow the path left around the fence to the other side. Follow the path past the Lower Climbs on your left, past the reservoir to your right, and ahead to the shooting range target wall. Follow a use trail behind the wall into the woods, and take the right-hand fork. The West Wall starts ahead of you.

Climbing Season

For the Birdsboro Quarry area.

Weather station 2.4 miles from here

5 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for 8. West Wall:
Precarious   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Spit On It !   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Crackalicious   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Featured Route For 8. West Wall
The exact middle on the left face.

Precarious 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  PA : Southeastern Lowlands : ... : 8. West Wall
Starting from below crackalicious, head up and left off the ledge, then straight up 8 bolts to rings. Crux is 2 bolts from the top. There are a couple of tombstone blocks on a ledge halfway up that look scary like they might pull out and hit your belayer....[more]   Browse More Classics in PA

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By Larry S
From: Easton, Pennsylvania
Aug 20, 2012
The tree the bottom of the fixed line was tied to has fallen as well. The rope has been cut in the middle and is core-shot near the top. The wooden stairs where the bottom of the rope used to be are getting eroded underneath. This approach really needs some love.
By Chris Acosta
Jul 15, 2015
Recently has had trail work in much better shape
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