The NRG Bridge. Climbing surrounds this obvious la...
Most instant satisfaction crags in the New River Gorge. Also, this area was among the first developed by early New River Gorge climbers. Many Climbers planning a day out will start off meeting here, then make plans.
Some great rainy day routes can be found here as the all of the crags have a southern aspect.
Park at obvious pullout under the New River Gorge Bridge (heading north on rt 19 take three rights after crossing Bridge)
Weather station 4.0 miles from here
68 Total Routes
['4 Stars',8],['3 Stars',38],['2 Stars',14],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',1]
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Marionette 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
: The New River Gorge
: ... : Bridge Buttress
My favorite climb at Bridge Buttress.Start off on a wet jug, move into thin tips laybacking in the buldging corner. At the top of the corner is a slam dunk move out right to a sloper then traverse one move left onto good jugs and place your first pro(17ft). The crux is next and it is pulling out of the mini-roof, a small nut in the bottom finger lock won't get in the way, place it from the good holds below. Punch it out of the crux with an airy deadpoint to a great jug where you place your bigge...[more] Browse More Classics in WV
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Bridge after the rain. Still from a video.