Elevation: 1,302 ft
GPS: 36.103, -84.721 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Adam Leedy on Dec 29, 2013
Admins: Kristy Tippey, saxfiend, Brad "Stonyman" Killough

Description

The Lilly Boulders is a dense boulder field full of high quality sandstone. The approach is very short and easy and there are over 150 established lines with major potential for many many more. The crag is generally shady and thus well suited for the hotter months when Rocktown and LRC are unbearable.

Getting There

The Lilly boulders are located just outside of Lancing, TN. From lancing head west on 62 for three miles after crossing the obvious railroad crossing. Turn left onto ridge road and follow for four miles. The road will drop down and cross Lilly Bridge and then turn steeply back up hill. At the top is the Lilly Overlook Parking area. Park in the back and follow the signs for the boulderfield. The trail will drop down hill, cross the road, and join up with a wooden walkway. Follow this a short ways and you'll find yourself smack dab in the middle of the boulder field.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Lilly Boulders

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V2 5+
 70
K.B. Arete
Boulder
V3 6A
 38
Popeye
Boulder
V4 6B
 69
Hemlock Arete
Boulder
V4 6B
 20
Buddha's Belly
Boulder
V4 6B
 35
K.B. Problem
Boulder
V4 6B
 48
Hooker
Boulder
V5 6C
 49
Slam Dunk
Boulder
V5 6C
 22
Obediah
Boulder
V5 6C
 18
Decepticon
Boulder
V6 7A
 3
Vermonster
Boulder
V7 7A+
 22
Jack Slap
Boulder
V8 7B
 6
Hemlock Traverse
Boulder
V8 7B
 9
Young and Unruly
Boulder
V10 7C+
 5
Dave Hume Problem
Boulder
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 11
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Trad, TR
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
K.B. Arete K.B. Boulder
 70
V2 5+ Boulder
Popeye Hemlock Boulder
 38
V3 6A Boulder
Hemlock Arete Hemlock Boulder
 69
V4 6B Boulder
Buddha's Belly Buddha Wall
 20
V4 6B Boulder
K.B. Problem K.B. Boulder
 35
V4 6B Boulder
Hooker Hooker Boulder
 48
V4 6B Boulder
Slam Dunk Hemlock Boulder
 49
V5 6C Boulder
Obediah Warm-Up Wall
 22
V5 6C Boulder
Decepticon Transformer Boulder
 18
V5 6C Boulder
Vermonster Vermonster
 3
V6 7A Boulder
Jack Slap Hemlock Boulder
 22
V7 7A+ Boulder
Hemlock Traverse Hemlock Boulder
 6
V8 7B Boulder
Young and Unruly Piano Boulder
 9
V8 7B Boulder
Dave Hume Problem Hemlock Boulder
 5
V10 7C+ Boulder
Welcome to Clear Creek Craig's White Wall
 11
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, TR
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