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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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Administrators: Ryan Williams, ShockSLL, Aaron James Parlier, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Chuck Parks on Feb 4, 2008
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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'   
The Dish   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, TR   
Nuclear Cottage Cheese   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, TR, 1 pitch   
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Right of Nuclear cottage cheese, crux is at the small roof. From the far left of the Back side of Davids Castle, look at the small roof and the climb is just to the right of the roof. There are two great ledges one before the crux and one after the crux to rest. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in NC

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