Elevation: 3,746 ft
GPS: 35.913, -81.888 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 50,217 total · 471/month
Shared By: Edward Medina on Jan 20, 2012
Admins: Aaron Parlier, Steve Lineberry
Access Issue: Potentially Closed Due to COVID-19 - Please check for closures before going and DO NOT TRESPASS! / 2020 Raptor Closures on the Nantahala-Pisgah LIFTED Details

Description

Summer climbing destination known for its difficult sport climbs as well as some newly restored bolted moderates.

Getting There

Continue past the main wall.

29 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Middle Hawksbill

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 36
Green Wall
Trad, Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 49
Lichen Worms
Trad, Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 21
Lackey Vision
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 53
If You Bolt It They Will Come
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 26
Lichen Surprise
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 4
Traditionally Certified
Trad
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 22
Hemlock Arete
Trad
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 30
No Free Lunch
Trad, Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 42
Pseudo Hardmen
Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 20
Carpe Freeum
Trad
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 20
Lunch at the Y
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 14
Manifest Destiny
Sport
5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 14
Appalachian Spring
Trad
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 21
Line of Fire
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 21
Hard Rock Cafe
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Green Wall
 36
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Sport
Lichen Worms
 49
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Sport
Lackey Vision
 21
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
If You Bolt It They Will Come
 53
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Lichen Surprise
 26
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Traditionally Certified
 4
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Hemlock Arete
 22
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
No Free Lunch
 30
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, Sport
Pseudo Hardmen
 42
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Carpe Freeum
 20
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Lunch at the Y
 20
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Manifest Destiny
 14
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Appalachian Spring
 14
5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Trad
Line of Fire
 21
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Hard Rock Cafe
 21
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
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