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Bear Cub S 
Bear Hunt T 
Dirty Girl T 
Drivin' and Cryin' S 
Fine Line T 
Flakeview T,S 
Gift Certificate T 
Gift, The T,S 
Gunboat Diplomacy S 
Scream like a Boy T,S 
Seven Year Itch S 
Silent Treatment T 
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Flakeview Area Rock Climbing 

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Administrators: saxfiend, Edward Medina, Ryan Williams, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: saxfiend on Dec 28, 2006

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Flakeview is a popular area, with a number of good moderate routes as well as some hard bolted lines. It features both face climbs and good slab climbing.

Getting There 

Going up the road/trail from the parking pulloff, fork to the left and continue up a fairly steep trail to a large boulder on your left (the Trailside Boulder). Continue another quarter mile or so to the cliffline of Screamweaver Area; go left to get to Flakeview.

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.5 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Flakeview Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Flakeview Area:
Bear Cub   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
The Gift   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 125'   
Bear Hunt   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Gift Certificate   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 180'   
Silent Treatment   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 3 pitches, 300'   
Drivin' and Cryin'   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 100'   
Fine Line   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 120'   
Gunboat Diplomacy   5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 2 pitches, 160'   
Seven Year Itch   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 150'   
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Featured Route For Flakeview Area
Rock Climbing Photo: High stepping and crimping is the name of the game...

Fine Line 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  NC : Rumbling Bald : Flakeview Area
Fun crimping on a steep face. Start on an easy slab ramp that leads to a left leaning crack. Pull up onto the bulge and start clipping bolts on a steep slab (crux). After the steep section, make an easy run to the top. The crux may feel much more difficult if you are short....[more]   Browse More Classics in NC

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