Elevation: 1,127 ft
GPS: 34.076, -86.018 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Gus Fontenot on Nov 15, 2012 with 1 Suggestions
Admins: saxfiend, Brad "Stonyman" Killough

Description

On November 15, 2012, the Southeastern Climbers Coalition, with funding provided by the Access Fund, purchased the "Hospital Boulders" in Gadsden, Alabama.

The Hospital Boulders boasts 150-200 high quality sandstone boulder problems, and even some short traditional, sport and top rope climbs on the west brow of Lookout Mountain. The area, with its spectacular scenic views, still has potential for many more first ascents.

The 39-acre tract sits conveniently off I-59, just past Mountain View Hospital at the end of Scenic Highway in Gadsden, AL. Access is optimal with an SCC-owned road that leads to a parking area less than a minute from the boulder field. There are additional boulders located just outside the SCC property, and the SCC will be working with the landowner of this adjacent property to open up the entire boulder field in the future.

Visitseclimbers.org to donate now and learn more about access.

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