Parlier on Patriot Arete
The Patriot boulder is full of tough, shot, steep classics. Be sure to try the Freedom Eagle, which has a cool gaston drop stone shaped like and "eagle egg".
This boulder is crazy steep, not too tall, and just featured enough to have some tough problems on it. Bring some pads, as the landing is a bit rocky (but not terrible).
Weather station 6.8 miles from here
5 Total Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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Patriot Arete V5 6C VA
: Grayson Highlands State Par...
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Under the steep main face, to the left you will find a "roof arÍte". At the base of the roof arÍte, find the high left-hand side-pull, and from that, start with the lowest jug at the base of the arÍte that you can comfortably grab.Paste a toe and heel hook to start. Climb up and out from the arÍte to the long jug break at the lip, and finish with juggy ease....[more] Browse More Classics in VA
Aaron Parlier on "The Declaration"