There are two known areas within Loch Raven where climbing had been active, Paper Mill Road Bridge area and Warren Road Bridge area.
See corresponding areas for better descriptions and directions.
There are however many other areas in the reservoir that could have hosted past climbing adventures. However at this time I am unaware of the details to these other areas. for example the Loch Raven Drive area.
Indy's web guide has good info on LRR with cords to the areas. indy-adventures.net/climbing/guide.html#LochRavenReservoir
Central Baltimore County. Paper Mill Rd, Warren Rd, Loch Raven Drive and more.
8 Total Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Loch Raven Reservoir
The Remains Of Mankind 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
: Baltimore City Watershed
: ... : The Fins
Start 7' from the right edge of the rock. Climb up past a small right-facing corner (crux; V1, see "Dawn Of Mankind") to a ledge. Follow the ledge with your hands (taking care not to dislodge the small rock) left and up, working your feet on what seems like a blank wall, heading for the large right-facing flake/corner. Once in the corner; layback, jam, work the face or stem your way to the top. Rated X because the bottom half is unprotected.At the top you can see the old rema...[more] Browse More Classics in MD