Hidden Valley Rock Climbs by Gus Glitch

HVCOVER-FinalGround Up Publishing has worked with author and 30 year route developer Gus Glitch to produce Hidden Valley Rock Climbs, a guidebook to nearly 500 routes. Hidden Valley is predominately a sport climbing crag located near Abingdon, VA known for its steep roofs and well bolted lines. It is also home to many worthwhile traditional routes. It was recently purchased and re-opened to the public by the Carolina Climbers Climbers Coalition after more than a decade of being closed. Stay tuned here for the latest and greatest on the guide. Some of the proceeds from the guide will be donated to the CCC, including $500 towards rebolting hardware. 200 pages, full color.

 

3 options for ordering:

  1. Hidden Valley Rock Climbs $29.99



 


2. Hidden Valley Rock Climbs book signed by Gus Glitch plus a copy of Why We Climb by John Burgman. $46.99













3. Everything in option 2 plus a hand drawn original topo from Rumbling Bald Rock Climbs or any Southern Pisgah Crag. Email mikereardon80@hotmail.com to specify. $109.99












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Table of Contents/ Sample Pages:

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Photo Gallery to wet your Hidden Valley whistle:

Author Gus Glitch on his Nebula, 5.13b

Author Gus Glitch on his Nebula, 5.13b

Derek Dotson on Perseid 5.12c. Photo: Brian Jones

Derek Dotson on Perseid 5.12c. Photo: Brian Jones

Ethan Smalley on Godzilla (Face) 5.11b. Photo: Will Black

Ethan Smalley on Godzilla (Face) 5.11b. Photo: Will Black

Andrew Blease on Lemon Squeeze, 5.9. Photo: Mike Reardon

Andrew Blease on Lemon Squeeze, 5.9. Photo: Mike Reardon

Monica B first female ascent meatballs

Monica Browne on the first female ascent of Meatballs, 5.12a. Photo: Gus Glitch

No Coke, Pepsi- Chad Jones

Chad Jones on No Coke, Pepsi, 5.9+. Photo: Mike Reardon

Black Mamba Richie Hum photo Greg Loomis

Richie Hum on Black Mamba, 5.13c/d. Photo: Greg Loomis.

Brian Jones on the first ascent of Burrowed Gear, 5.10b. Photo: Mike Reardon

Brian Jones on the first ascent of Burrowed Gear, 5.10b. Photo: Mike Reardon

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