John F. Christian 1929-2022

John Christian died of congestive heart failure at his home in Bethesda MD, May 11, 2022. He was 93. John was a […]


National Historical Park minutes north of DC’s Beltway. The crag itself is only a short walk from ample parking. This accessibilty is […]

Crags Near Charlottesville

Compiled by Simon Carr, primarily from and, with help from Craig Spaulding, a Charlottesville climber. These small granite crags are […]

Long Mountain [rock(tr,trad)]

Long Mountain is a high ridge running along the East side of Trout Run Valley. There are tremendous views to the West […]

Harpers Ferry [rock(trad)]

Various free topos abound of various quality… Real books include… Rock Climbing Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, Eric J. Horst

The Narrows [ice(trad/tr)]

“The Narrows are a band of cliffs approximately 300-400 feet high ( I always forget to bring the tape measure in the […]