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 Snow Creek Wall: Orbit Route, Wenatchee, Washington USA
Snow Creek Wall is located outside Leavenworth Town, half an hour away from Webatchee. In order to approach the Outer Space Route, you park your car in the Snow Lake parking lot and start hiking towards the wall, for approximately one hour.
This climb is considered to be one of the best crag climbing areas of the Cascades. The top elevation of the rock is at 3900 ft/1188 m and is suitable for climbing from April to October. The skill level required for this climb is grade III, class 5,9, not suitable for beginners. Snow Creek offers a variety of climbs, including face and crack climbing.
Orbit Route hosts seven pitches with low angle ramps, large and small ledges, thin finger cracks and so much more.Once you reach the top, you will meet with a large population of curious mountain goats. Snow Creek Wall is an exciting adventure for rock climbing enthusiasts. Take a 196 ft/60 m rope, stoppers and slings with you.