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Stone Mountain South Face
Routes Sorted
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Autumn Speaks T,S 
Banana Breath T 
Between The Ways S 
Block Route T 
Blood On The Tracks T 
Bombay Groove aka Yankee Go Home S 
Captain Crunch T 
Closer to the Heart T 
Crystal Lizard T 
Dirty Crack T 
Dixie Crystals T,S 
Dream Waves T 
Electric Boobs T 
Entrance Crack T 
Face Value T,S 
Fantastic T,S 
Father Knows Best T 
Fleet Feet T 
Fuddy Mucker/Deception Crack - 5.9 T 
Grand Funk Railroad T 
Great Arch, The T 
Great Brown Way T,S 
Great White Way T 
Mcgrady's route T 
Mercury's Lead T,S 
No Alternative T 
Pandora's Way T 
Peer Pressure T 
Pulpit, The T 
Purple Daze T,S 
Purring, The T 
Rainy Day Women T 
Rice Krispies T 
Scimitar S 
Sermon, The T 
Storm in a Teacup S 
Strawberry Preserves T,S 
Taken For Granite T 
Toilet Bowl T,S 
U Slot T 
Wahoo Start T 
White Way Direct T 
Yardarm T 
Unsorted Routes:

Rainy Day Women 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a R

   
Type:  Trad, 4 pitches, 400'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Jim McEver, Tom Mcmillan, Bob Rotert, and Gerald Laws
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Submitted By: russellHOBART on Aug 17, 2012

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BETA PHOTO: First pitch of Rainy Day Women

Description 

Classic Stone Mountain pucker-fest and the first 5.10 at Stone.

Pitch 1(5.10a)- 25'-30' to first bolt on some tricky rock, Trend up and right to next bolt and then anchors.100'

Pitch 2(5.9)- Straight up to first bolt then trend slightly left to anchor.100'

Pitch 3(5.7)- Straight up to first bolt then a hard left to share anchors with Storm in a Teacup and Mercury's Lead. 110'

Pitch 4(5.4) Up bolt than tree island. 60'

Descent: Either Rap from anchors even with Tree Island or walk off

Location 

Two bolted routes right of great arch and first bolted routes left of a series of left facing vertical slits.

Protection 

Two quickdraws and anchoring material for bolted anchors.


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By nbrown
From: western NC
Jan 7, 2013

One of my all time favorite pitches at Stone. Heads up climbing if you're not comfortable with well spaced bolts (mainly the high first).