Thank god for national parks.
This national park is no exception.
With Skyline Drive winding 101 miles from Rockfish Gap to Front Royal there is ample climbing available to those who open their eyes and look around...
...plenty of bouldering fields, top rope routes and some of the Virginia classic climbs all within the gentle grip of the park boundaries....
Weather station 11.3 miles from here
65 Total Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',19],['2 Stars',34],['1 Star',10],['Bomb',0]
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The Shield Direct 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a VA
: Shenandoah National Park
: ... : Bent Tree Area
Move up through easy ground to the inside corner with a smooth face to the right. Follow the corner up, passing an old pin at about mid-height. Make a few awkward moves to gain a stance below the roof and place some good gear. Pull the roof (crux) using a thin rail, some finger-locks and a pinch on a block. Small feet but it's all there. Once you gain a stance above the roof, follow the corner directly above (don't go left...more rope drag) and finish up to the top....[more] Browse More Classics in VA
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ah...spring in the mountains
foggy morning at Rockfish Gap
winter view from Rockfish Gap area
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