The view from beauty mtn. is beautiful.
Awesome place to climb.
Became popular in the early 1980s, as one of the original climbing destinations in the NRG.Located in the north portion of the gorge it faces south-west and it 3/4mi long and averages 60 to 120 feet tall. Beauty is best known for its crack, but over the past 10 years many hard sport lines have been established here.
Ram's Head is a beautiful scenic overlook that inspires visitors that aren't climber to do the 15 min hike(a long hike for the NRG) to get the awesome views of the Lower New River.
Contiue past Nuttal and keep driving until you get to smallest Post office you've ever seen, take right contiue for 5 min, turn left on small gravel near top of cliff, hike in
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Wham Bam Thanks for the Jam
: New River Gorge
: ... : Burning Buttress
Follow the crack of Spider Wand for about 20 Ft. Traverse across the left facing corner to reach the hand crack on the right side of the arete. Climb the hand crack to the top. The traverse has some fun moves and the hand crack is a cruiser. If your are going to choose between Spider Wand and Wham Bam, Spider Wand has cooler moves pulling around the roof. This stays shady in the summer until about 1PM. ...[more] Browse More Classics in WV
Old Coal Tipple. Follow the dirt road past the Su...
Nuttalburg Mine Entrance. Follow the dirt road pa...
Old Coal Conveyor. Follow the dirt road past the ...
|Comments on Beauty Mountain
|By Brian Adzima|
May 18, 2007
Parking can be a pain here. If you get a spot think small and leave room for others.
|By Ladd Raine|
From: Plymouth, NH
May 19, 2007
There is plenty of parking room nowaday on the gravel road, you might just have to walk 100ft farther. (oh gosh!)