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Fern Point

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Dead Painters' Society S 
Flyin' Hawaiian, The T 
George of the Gorge S,TR 
Le Futuriste S 
Linear Encounters T 
Magnificent Pudcasso, The S 
Mellifluous T 
Nasty Groove T 
New Age Equippers  S 
Positron S 
Prowess, The T 
Seventh Sign T 

Fern Point  


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Location: 38.05607, -81.06287 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Ladd, Chris Whisenhunt, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Ladd on Apr 11, 2007
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Description 

Same as for Endless wall.

This areas houses many moderate classics.

Getting There 

Use Fern Point Ladders accessible from fern point trailhead. Head east(right) along cliff, it is all Fern Point until you finally reach a Cirque at which you transfer into Fern Point Cirque.

Climbing Season

For the Endless Wall area.

Weather station 5.4 miles from here

12 Total Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',4],['5.10',0],['5.11',3],['5.12',4],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Fern Point:
The Flyin' Hawaiian   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 110'   
George of the Gorge   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 60'   
The Prowess   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R     Trad, 1 pitch, 120'   
Linear Encounters   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 90'   
Mellifluous   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
New Age Equippers    5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 80'   
Dead Painters' Society   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
The Magnificent Pudcasso   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Le Futuriste   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Featured Route For Fern Point
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Linear Encounters 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Fern Point
This route starts with a shallow, insecure fingers corner up to a great stance. Follow the crack which starts at hand size then goes to fingers to another stance. A few more crack moves will take you to some vertical face climbing and thin, but good protection to the anchors....[more]   Browse More Classics in WV

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