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Hanging Chain

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Battery Brides T,S 
Big Corner T 
Excavation Crack T 
Fairhope S 
Hanging Chain T 
Krispy Kreme T,S 
Lessons Learned T 
Little People T 
Love Wig S 
Organized Confusion S 
Plastic Fish T,S 
Remote Control Cockroach T 
Sly Lie (aka Sly Corner) T 
Sly Truths T 
Spiders & Snakes T 
Spry Look S 
Talk This Way T 
Truth or Dare T 
Walk This Way T 
Weed-wack Crack T 
Zealot Shout - 1st pitch T 

Hanging Chain Rock Climbing 


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BETA PHOTO: Moderate routes on the Far Right side of the Hangi...

Description 

Long approach difficult and committing routes

Getting There 

Approach similar to Left Field, this area is several hundred feet to the right

Climbing Season

For the Rumbling Bald area.

Weather station 2.5 miles from here

21 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',5],['5.11',5],['5.12',7],['5.13',1],['>=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 Hanging Chain

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hanging Chain:
Plastic Fish   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 95'   
Big Corner   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 105'   
Talk This Way   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Sly Truths   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 100'   
Lessons Learned   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 100'   
Walk This Way   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 150'   
Sly Lie (aka Sly Corner)   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Krispy Kreme   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 95'   
Spiders & Snakes   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad   
Spry Look   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 100'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Darrel Hensley leading S & S either late 1989 or e...

Spiders & Snakes 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  NC : Rumbling Bald : Hanging Chain
Steep face to cruxy slab move making the transition. Start at the crack on the far left (same start as Love Wig) and follow incut holds out to the arete and the 2nd bolt. If you start directly on the arete below the 2nd bolt, the route goes at 5.12d....[more]   Browse More Classics in NC

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By nbrown
From: western NC
Dec 29, 2013
CONDITION REPORT 
Did a little trail re-routing at the start of the steep uphill last week - it was pretty bad (and getting worse), hopefully that'll help some.

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