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Dog Wall Rock Climbing 

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Location: 38.087, -81.08193 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Ladd, Chris Whisenhunt, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Ladd on Apr 11, 2007
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Spider heavy climbing.
So many spiders it is hard to enjoy oneself, but the lack of crowds helps out a great deal.

There are quiet a few enjoyable climbs, and the area will never have crowds. Don't make the mistake of only ever going to Junkyard and never exploring downstream.

Getting There 

Continue past junkyard heading west for 5-20 min, stop anywhere and you are at dog wall.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.0 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]

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Rock Climbing Photo: Photo credit:  S. Fischer

Poodle with a Mohawk 5.1 2 6 II 7 MD 2a  WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Dog Wall
1st route you will reach on the approach to Dog Wall.Major right facing dihedral. Traverse left under roof. Follow corner to the top.Expect some lichen and prepare to dig out some cracks to place gear....[more]   Browse More Classics in WV

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By Brian Adzima
From: San Francisco
Apr 23, 2007
Lots and lots of poison ivy, some good routes, and very few people compared to junkyard
By Jonathan Spencer
From: Chattanooga, TN
Nov 21, 2012
When crossing the power line cut, be sure to take the trail that trends downhill. There is a trail that goes above these walls, takes you nowhere, then peters out. It wasted 45 mins of my semi-valuable time.

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