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The Orb

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African Death Bed 
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Orb, The 
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White Men Can't Jump 

The Orb  

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Submitted By: Benjamin Colter on Oct 2, 2007


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The first area to the right of the approach trail and one of the easiest areas to find. The first boulder is a huge roof with few hold and few routes. The Orb is just behind that boulder with tons of problems.

drtopo.com has a great guide book for this place

Getting There 

When the main trail makes a 90 degree turn to the left, take a right to the obvious cluster of boulders.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.1 miles from here

12 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Orb:
Kurk the Roach   V1 5     Boulder   
African Death Bed   V1 5     Boulder   
Hornet   V2 5+ PG13     Boulder, 10'   
Double Trouble   V4-5 6B+     Boulder, 15'   
Soap on a Rope   V5+ 6C+     Boulder, 12'   
The Orb   V8 7B     Boulder, 15'   
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Traversing on the lip out left

Soap on a Rope V5+ 6C+  GA : Rocktown : The Orb
Climb the roof left of the leaning tree, then traverse left on the lip to a slopey mantle top out. The crux is deffinetely the intense sloper top out....[more]   Browse More Classics in GA

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