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Fern Point

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
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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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

Weather station 5.4 miles from here

12 Total Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Fern Point:
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'   
The Flyin' Hawaiian   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 110'   
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'   
The Magnificent Pudcasso   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Dead Painters' Society   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Le Futuriste   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Featured Route For Fern Point
Working through the fun technical start.

Dead Painters' Society 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Fern Point
Technical slab route that's tricky right off the ground and makes you work for the last few feet. Enjoyable technical moves the whole way up.Highly recommended for anyone who enjoys a good slab climb!...[more]   Browse More Classics in WV

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