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Seneca Rocks

Interesting rock climbing area for routes from 6a to 6c, from 7a to 7c and starting from 8a (french grades).
InformationMany additional skills about progressing, belaying, escaping technics ... are necessary for multipitch routes security.
Best time(s) :
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
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  • July
  • August
  • Sept.
  • Oct.
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  • Dec.
Aspect(s) : All     Altitude : 650 m
Approach 10 min steep up hill.    Kids friendly ? foot of the crag reasonable for young kids.

Informations :

More than 400 routes, from 5.3 to 5.12d , spread over many crags   Bolting : traditionnal climbing
Max Height : 900 m.
Rock : quartzite.    Characteristic(s) : slab Dalle, vertical Vertical, steep wall Dévers.    Type(s) of holds : side pulls, underclings, jugs, pockets / holes, pebbles, cracks, tufas, ribs, slopers.
Further information(s) : Wonderful climbs, the rock is very forgiving on the fingers an can be made as hard as one wants. This rock is awesome. Great climbing from lower ranking to completely sick.
Falling rocks.

Locations :

Area : etats-unis, West Virginia, Pendleton County, Elkins, Seneca Rocks.
Information  1. Zoom in to get all the rock climbing places 200 km around.
 
: Bouldering     : Single pitch     : Multi pitches     : Deep water soloing     : Differents kind of climbing
  Rock climbing area GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   38° 50' 5" N Longitude :   79° 21' 58" W    Sexagesimal & Orientation
  Parking lot GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   38° 49' 57" N Longitude :   79° 22' 27" W    Sexagesimal & Orientation
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Area added by blntfngr & Simon
Paper Guide Books :


Seneca - The climber's guide