Elevation: 1,776 ft
GPS: 35.163, -85.671 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: FosterFallsRanger on Mar 6, 2017 · Updates
Admins: saxfiend, Brad "Stonyman" Killough
Access Issue: Daily online climbing registration required for TN State Park areas Details

Description

Denny Cove is a brand new area of South Cumberland State Park. While initially being restricted to weekends only, Denny Cove is now open daily. Denny Cove offers climbers a beautiful southern facing sandstone cliff line around a mile in length. There are easily over 100 routes currently, with the potential for more in the future. Information on the process of installing new routes can be found on the Southeastern Climbers Coalition website.

The gate closes 30 minutes after sunset CENTRAL time. Please plan accordingly.

Please follow all Tennessee State Park rules and regulations during your visit.
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For questions about Denny Cove please feel free to stop by the South Cumberland State Park Visitor Center. We are located at 11745 US 41 Monteagle, TN 37356 (appx. 25 minutes from Denny Cove). You can also call us anytime between the 8 and 4:30 (931-924-2980)

Getting There

The entrance to Denny Cove is located appx. 1.5 miles south of the entrance to Foster Falls on HWY41/150. There is a Foster Falls Volunteer Fire Department building across the street from the entrance.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Denny Cove

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5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
 56
Tulip Poplar
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 85
Three Star Salad Bar
Sport
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 46
Last Dance
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 40
Vitamin C
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 54
Wish-bone
Sport
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 37
Casa de Condimentos
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 47
Gas Powered Flight
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 35
Frozen Lightning
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 29
Copperhead Road
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 23
One Legged Red
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 33
Canned Heat
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 43
Magic Meat
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 35
Pressure Cooker
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 23
Dalai Lama
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 24
Meat and Three
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Tulip Poplar Denny West > Moonshiner Wall
 56
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Sport
Three Star Salad Bar Denny East > Salad Bar
 85
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Last Dance Denny West > Moonshiner Wall
 46
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Sport
Vitamin C Denny West > Orange Wall
 40
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Wish-bone Denny East > Salad Bar
 54
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Casa de Condimentos Denny East > Salad Bar
 37
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Gas Powered Flight Denny East > Salad Bar
 47
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Frozen Lightning Denny East > Buffet Wall
 35
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Copperhead Road Denny West > Big Tex Cave
 29
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
One Legged Red Denny East > Corner Pocket
 23
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Canned Heat Denny East > Buffet Wall
 33
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Magic Meat Denny East > Buffet Wall
 43
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Pressure Cooker Denny East > Buffet Wall
 35
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Dalai Lama Denny East > Buffet Wall
 23
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Meat and Three Denny East > Buffet Wall
 24
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport
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