The Balcony Rock Climbing
at the base of Best Seat one recent morning.
Here is a nice collection of South Clear routes.
Keep following the trail after leaving the Stephen King Library.
Weather station 18.3 miles from here
14 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in The Balcony
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Balcony:
Sky Hook 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Cheap Seats 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Alchemy 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport, 50'
Pale Face 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Tool 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Undertow 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 75'
Equinox 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport, 60'
Mad Cow 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport, 50'
Featured Route For The Balcony
Best Seat In The House 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a TN
: Obed & Clear Creek
: ... : The Balcony
Follows the left side of the arete. The crux is at the beginning, and it would probably be a good idea to stick clip the first bolt for the first couple of times you do the route. Easier to go a little around the right at the crux than straight up. The climb gets it's name from the gorgeous view of the Clear Creek and Obed Rivers...[more] Browse More Classics in TN