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Road Side Attraction
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Road Side Attraction

 

Page Type: Route

Location: Kentucky, United States, North America

Lat/Lon: 37.79500°N / 83.7042°W

Object Title: Road Side Attraction

Route Type: Dihedral

Time Required: Less than two hours

Difficulty: 5.7

Route Quality: 
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Page By: desainme

Created/Edited: Jul 25, 2003 / Apr 10, 2007

Object ID: 158370

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Approach



Climbs the Roadside Crag
Never did this one but it is so popular that I am including it.
DIRECTIONS: Start at Slade, drive 6 miles to the South on KY11. Parking is in a gravel lot on the right. You will find the trail across the road heading up a hill. The approach is quick and easy.

Route Description

This is taken from other sources-but people always talk about this one.
A trad climb at the Roadside Crag.
Difficulty: 5.7
Protection: Natural Pro:cams 1.5-3 rack of nuts or TCU's.
Length 140 feet. Rappel or walk off. (Martin Hackworth's Stone's of Years)

Description: Great right facing open book. Hands, squeeze layback cruxs, and nice pro. Popular-Line forms at the rear.
 
roadside attraction (5.7)
 


Essential Gear

Difficulty: 5.7
Protection: Natural Pro:cams 1.5-3 rack of nuts or TCU's.



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Roadside AttractionAnother Roadside shotroadside attraction (5.7)