Elevation: 3,077 ft
GPS: 36.008, -81.836 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 33,680 total · 19,494/month
Shared By: Steve Lineberry on Feb 5, 2020
Admins: Aaron Parlier, Steve Lineberry

Description

All climbing northeast of Asheville.

Getting There

Most of the climbing is located between Boone and Morganton.

652 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Northern Mountains Region

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 240
The Prow
Trad 4 pitches
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 230
North Ridge
Trad 3 pitches
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 247
The Mummy
Trad 3 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 301
The Daddy
Trad 5 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 204
My Route
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 171
Maginot Line
Trad 4 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 162
Edge of a Dream
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 179
Boardwalk
Trad 2 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 166
White Lightning
Trad 2 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 81
Paradise Alley
Trad 4 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 72
Construction Job
Trad 3 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 169
Dopey Duck
Trad 3 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 69
Airlie Gardens
Trad 2 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 92
Linn Cove Lullaby
Trad 2 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 98
Straight and Narrow
Trad 3 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Prow Linville Gorge > Amphitheater
 240
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad 4 pitches
North Ridge Linville Gorge > Table Rock
 230
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad 3 pitches
The Mummy Linville Gorge > Amphitheater
 247
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad 3 pitches
The Daddy Linville Gorge > Amphitheater
 301
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 5 pitches
My Route Linville Gorge > Table Rock
 204
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 2 pitches
Maginot Line Linville Gorge > Shortoff Mountain
 171
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 4 pitches
Edge of a Dream Ship Rock > Upper Tier
 162
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Boardwalk Ship Rock > Main Tier
 179
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
White Lightning Linville Gorge > Table Rock
 166
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Paradise Alley Linville Gorge > Shortoff Mountain
 81
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 4 pitches
Construction Job Linville Gorge > Shortoff Mountain
 72
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 3 pitches
Dopey Duck Linville Gorge > Shortoff Mountain
 169
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 3 pitches
Airlie Gardens Ship Rock > Main Tier
 69
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Linn Cove Lullaby Ship Rock > Main Tier
 92
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 2 pitches
Straight and Narrow Linville Gorge > Shortoff Mountain
 98
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
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