Totally engaged in the crux.
Collection of sports climbs 5.9-5.13-
This crag holds climbs for every sport climber. There are super pumpy 10s long 5.9s, and super classic 11+s, 12s, and 13s.
This is an awesome place that stays cool during the summer, well, as cool as possible.
Seeps after rain for at least one full day.
park at rogers take west trail and keep heading downhill to the west
Weather station 5.8 miles from here
20 Total Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',13],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Browse More Classics in Butcher's Branch
Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Butcher's Branch:
Boing 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Springer 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, 75'
Lost Souls 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Control 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 70'
Ministry 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport, 55'
Kaos 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport, 45'
Featured Route For Butcher's Branch
Flight of the Gumbie 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a WV
: The New River Gorge
: ... : Butcher's Branch
This climb starts on the right wall of the obvious huge left facing corner of Butcher's branch. Start up the jugs with wet feet and clip the first bolt, extend the heck out of these first couple ones! move up then right when you reach a small ledge and move out to the arete, complete the arte by using it and movingto the face around the other side, fight the pump on this sustained climb that offers no easy parts, and no rests all the way to the anchors.Classic climb that usually has a little lin...[more] Browse More Classics in WV
Latest Regional Forum Messages
By Jon H
6 days ago
My buddy left a pair of greenish Scarpa Techno shoes near the base of Flight of the Gumbies at Butchers Branch today. Reward if found.