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David's Castle (backside)

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David's Castle (backside) Rock Climbing 


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Location: 35.23305, -81.27463 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Chuck Parks on Feb 4, 2008
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Davids Castle Backside Crowders Mountain State Pa...

Description 

This small section of wall hosts a tight clustering of routes. It is a popular toprope area, and often crowded.

Getting There 

From the practice wall, a trail leads downhill and then turns left toward David's Castle. The trail first brings you to the backside of David's Castle. Continuing down the trail and around the end of wall will bring you to the main David's Castle Wall.

Climbing Season



Weather station 6.0 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',2],['5.9',2],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in David's Castle (backside)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for David's Castle (backside):
Ooga Chocka   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 70'   
Overhang Direct   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 70'   
Nuclear Cottage Cheese   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, TR, 1 pitch   
The Dish   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, TR   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Davids Castle Backside  The Dish (5.9) trad  Crowd...

The Dish 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  NC : Crowders Mountain : ... : David's Castle (backside)
Follow the cracks between Overhang Direct and Ooga Chocka. After a ledge about 20ft up, you'll reach a long wide undercling. Climbing up to the right of this undercling is more like 5.7, while climbing the smoother face to the left is the actual 5.9....[more]   Browse More Classics in NC

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Davids Castle Backside Crowders Mountain State Pa...
Rock Climbing Photo: A view of the backside of David's Castle, as seen ...
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