BETA PHOTO: Diamond Point after the rain
The level of land rises at the last minute before this cliff, therefore no runoff!
This prominent feature is visible from the NRG bridge and will definitely be on all the trail maps for hiking and climbing that you can find about the NRG.
Diamond Point proper has a huge boulder at its base, if you are rappelling in, don't be fooled by the boulder, keep going all the way to the ground.
Rappel from Diamond Point (single rope). Accessible from Fern Point trailhead.
Weather station 4.8 miles from here
16 Total Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',9],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Diamond Point:
Remission 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
Zygomatic 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
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Remission 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b WV
: The New River Gorge
: ... : Diamond Point
This is one of those routes you must do if you are in the area. Climb the crack, trending left and then up to the top. The route gets a little harder with each move, but all well within the bounds of 5.10b. It can get a little dirty toward the top if climbing after a long period of heavy rain. ...[more] Browse More Classics in WV
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Great view of the New River from Diamond Point