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Summersville Lake

Interesting rock climbing area for routes from 6a to 6c and from 7a to 7c (french grades).
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Aspect(s) : All     Altitude : 550 m
Approach 10 min steep down hill.    Kids friendly ? foot of the crag reasonable for young kids.

Informations :

Between 50 and 100 routes, from 5.7 to 5.14d , spread over many crags   Bolting : traditionnal climbing, sport climbing
Max Height : 30 m.
Rock : sandstone.    Characteristic(s) : overhang Surplomb, steep wall Dévers.    Type(s) of holds : crimps, slopers.
Legendary route(s) :  Superpod 5.14d (=9a F.A. Alex Megos october 2015)
Attention, le psychobloc a été récemment interdit parce que des gens se noient régulièrement dans ce lac. Braver l'interdiction peut "result in a penalty of up to $5,000 or even federal imprisonment" ...

Locations :

Area : United States, West Virginia, Nicholas County, Charleston, Summersville.
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  Rock climbing area GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   38° 14' 38" N Longitude :   80° 50' 57" W    Sexagesimal & Orientation
  Parking lot GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   38° 14' 43" N Longitude :   80° 51' 20" W    Sexagesimal & Orientation
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