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Red River Gorge (Gold Coast)

Interesting rock climbing area for routes up to 5c, from 6a to 6c, from 7a to 7c and starting from 8a (french grades).
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Aspect(s) : NW-W-SW     Altitude : 350 m
Approach 15 min up hill.    Kids friendly ? foot of the crag reasonable for young kids.

Informations :

Between 25 and 50 routes, from 5.5 to 5.14c.   Bolting : traditionnal climbing, sport climbing
Max Height : 30 m.
Rock : sandstone.    Characteristic(s) : vertical Vertical, steep wall Dévers.    Type(s) of holds : pockets / holes, cracks, slopers.
Legendary route(s) : 
  • Goldilocks 5.14b sent by Michaela Kiersch on 29 MOIS_11 2017.
  • 24 Karats 5.14c sent by Ashima Shiraishi on 4 MOIS_10 2013. Others outstandings sends : Michaela Kiersch (2017)
  • Further information(s) : Stick-clip needed for the very high first bolts.
    Don't park close to oil stuffs.

    Locations :

    Area : United States, Kentucky, Lee County, Lexington, Stanton, Slade.
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      Rock climbing area GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   37° 40' 35" N Longitude :   83° 44' 2" W    Sexagesimal & Orientation
      Parking lot GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   37° 40' 18" N Longitude :   83° 44' 0" W    Sexagesimal & Orientation
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    Paper Guide Books :


    Red River Gorge South

    Internet Guide Books :

    www.redriverclimbing.com