New River Gorge National River consists one of West Virginia's heritage. It was established as a unit of the national park system. It is located in the Appalachian Mountains of Southern West Virginia, including over 72808 ac (295 km²) of land along 53 mi (85 km) of the New River from Bluestone Dam to Hawks Nest State Park.
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Rock Climbing in Sabre Peak, Darren Mountains, Southland New Zealand
It is the perfect destination for rock climbing lovers, offering a total number of 37 routes. The rock is granite with many natural lines, climbs and technical difficulties.
There is also the possibility of abseiling down the East Ridge. When you get to the top, the magnificent panoramic view of the surrounding mountains and valleys will definitely reward you! Experience the ultimate adventure and feel the thrill of climbing using metal rungs, learn how to handle the ropes and dedicate your mind and body 100%. Grades: 16-18.
Note: The closest form of “civilization” to Darren mountains is a small town called Te Anau, situated on the border of Fiordland National Park and Te Wahipounamu World Heritage Area. Te Anau is the perfect place to start your journey, since it hosts several hotels and restaurants.