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Location: 38.09104, -81.09142 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Ladd Raine, Chris Whisenhunt, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
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Description 

This area is on the North side of the Gorge and the farthest downstream that has been developed. The bottom of the cliff is shady with the top usually in the sun. many climbs are here, Trad, Sport, Mixed and many very easy bolted climbs like you won't find anywhere else in the New.

Getting There 

From 19 Take Ames Heights road west there are a few different parking areas, two main ones, but they aare both about 1-2 miles from 19.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.5 miles from here

134 Total Routes

['4 Stars',8],['3 Stars',55],['2 Stars',50],['1 Star',16],['Bomb',3]
['<=5.6',8],['5.7',6],['5.8',15],['5.9',13],['5.10',36],['5.11',39],['5.12',13],['5.13',4],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Bubba City:
Bobby D's Bunny   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Sandstonia
Daisy Cutter   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Beer Wall
Butterfly Flake   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   Sandstonia
Geisha Girl   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 95'   Sandstonia
Mrs. Field's Follies   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 95'   Sandstonia
Decameron, The   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   Sandstonia
Badass Tattoo   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 90'   Sandstonia
St. Pauli Girl   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 50'   Beer Wall
Kinesthetica   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   Sandstonia
Little Creatures   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   Head Wall
Layback and Enjoy It   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 60'   Sandstonia
So Freakin' Fun   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 70'   Head Wall
Face it Bubba   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 70'   Bubba Buttress
G-String   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Sandstonia
King of Swing   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   Kingfish
Sheer Energy   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Central Bubba
Michelin Man   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 70'   Ames Wall
Reaches From Hell   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 80'   Head Wall
Michelin Man Original Finish   5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 70'   Ames Wall
Masterpiece Theatre   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Head Wall
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Featured Route For Bubba City
Muel Clipping the bolt before the last roof.

Kinesthetica 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Sandstonia
60m Rope Necessary.Fluid, Flowing climb, many many 5.10 moves, no moves below 5.7 but only one 5.10c move, coming out of the roof and pulling the blinding(sunny) move above.Ultra-Classic!!!...[more]   Browse More Classics in WV

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