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Red River Gorge (Muir Valley - The Arsenal)

Interesting rock climbing area for routes from 6a to 6c and from 7a to 7c (french grades).
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Aspect(s) : SW-S     Altitude : 300 m
Approach 25 min down hill then up hill.    Kids friendly ? foot of the crag reasonable for young kids.

Informations :

Between 10 and 25 routes, from 5.10d to 5.12c.   Bolting : sport climbing
Max Height : 25 m.
Rock : sandstone.    Characteristic(s) : steep wall Dévers, vertical Vertical.    Type(s) of holds : pockets / holes.
We liked this/these route(s) : Sacriledge 5.10d ; Bathtub Mary 5.11a
Further information(s) : 9 routes
Stick-clip needed for the first bolt of many routes.
Muir Valley is a private property which promotes climbing. The owners are building parking lots, restrooms place, adjust any trails, sell their own guidebook and you must pay $10 per car for the parking. (October 2016)

Locations :

Area : United States, Kentucky, Wolfe County, Lexington, Stanton, Slade.
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  Rock climbing area GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   37° 43' 59" N Longitude :   83° 38' 23" W    Sexagesimal & Orientation
  Parking lot GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   37° 43' 28" N Longitude :   83° 38' 5" W    Sexagesimal & Orientation
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