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Coopers Gap  


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Elevation: 3,000'
Location: 34.6526, -84.0844 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Frailer on Nov 7, 2012
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Description 

This is a cool little bouldering area about 20 minutes out of Dahlonega along the AT. It faces south and is a great place to boulder in the winter for locals.

Getting There 

From the Dahlonega square

1.Head NE out of the square on E Main Street and take a left onto N Groove St/GA-60 BUS N
Continue to follow GA-60 BUS N
go 2.2 mi
5.Turn left onto Camp Wahsega Rd
go 8.4 mi until you arrive at Camp Merrill
6.Turn right onto Coopers Gap Rd go until it splits into three directions and park


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Ol' Long Johnson V4 6B  GA : Coopers Gap
Starts back in the 'cave' in pocket under roof. Traverse under roof to the arete. Reach out for hold on lip of roof. Work out lip of roof and mantle. Continue up slab to top....[more]   Browse More Classics in GA

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By clint dillard
From: Louisville, Co
Nov 8, 2012
I was wondering how long it would take for someone to post this area. Back in 1997 to 1999 by roommate and I cleaned and developed many problems in this area and along with other areas on the AT. I have a mini guide someplace that we wrote up. I'll see if I can find it. I know there were climbers on some of these boulders before us because we would find random rusted pitons on top that someone may have used as a top rope anchor but most of these problems had vines growing over them. There are some difficult problems on the roofs with a couple only seeing one ascent.
By highneed
Nov 17, 2013
Lost a Viper climbing shoe. If anyone happens to find it, send me a message.
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