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Idol Point

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Idol Point 


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Location: 38.05501, -81.06123 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Chris Whisenhunt, Ladd Raine, Shawn Heath, Kristine Hoffman
Submitted By: Ladd Raine on May 24, 2007
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BETA PHOTO: View of Idol Point from the Kaymoor Slabs.

Description 

Idol point rappel is here, as well as a few tall very challenging lines, that are awesome to top-out and scare the tourons.


Getting There 

Take the trail from the parking area, follow the signs to Idol Point, rappel.


4 Total Routes


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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Idol Point:
Spectre   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Idol Point Arete   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Featured Route For Idol Point

Riding the Crest of a Wave 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Idol Point
Two Pitches, one of the only in the NRG.P1: Begin 10 ft left of outside corner, and under a ledge. work up and left towards a small pine on a ledge.P2: From right edge of ledge climb an arete then head up to a flake then to another flake, head up final corner, and roof step left place pro and finish by going up and right above the roof on the face above.This is a Classic Line!!!...[more]   Browse More Classics in WV

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