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Boom-Slang S 
Continental Drift T 
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Gettin' Lucky in Kentucky S 
Paraplegic Power T 
Plate Tectonics S 
Serpentine S 
Tall Cool One S 

Tectonic Wall Rock Climbing 

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Location: 37.7301, -83.6318 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: DisturbingThePeace, Jason Halladay, saxfiend, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Jeff Mekolites on Nov 19, 2007

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Tectonic Wall is one of the many named walls within this area. It offers several great climbs.

Getting There 

To get there, from the valley floor, walk downstream to a crossing of the Smokey Fork creek. Then take the trail to the right that crosses a wooden bridge and leads up into Lower Tantroft Holler (local speak).

Climbing Season

Weather station 8.5 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Tectonic Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Tectonic Wall:
Continental Drift   5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c     Trad, 80'   
Tall Cool One   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Plate Tectonics   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 70'   
Gettin' Lucky in Kentucky   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 60'   
Fifth Bolt Faith   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   
Serpentine   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Boom-Slang   5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch   
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Featured Route For Tectonic Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Mike on Plate Tectonics (5.9+).

Plate Tectonics 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  KY : Red River Gorge : ... : Tectonic Wall
Another classic...a tricky start leads to pumpy plate pulling pleasure...Yeah!...[more]   Browse More Classics in KY

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Zach Adamczyk going for the clip while climbing Ge...
Rock Climbing Photo: Corey Day climbing "Plate Tectonics" in ...
Corey Day climbing "Plate Tectonics" in ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Andrew Messick climbing on Gettin Lucky in Kentuck...
Andrew Messick climbing on Gettin Lucky in Kentuck...

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