Avg: 2.9 from 125 votes
|Type:||Trad, 400 ft, 3 pitches|
|FA:||Bob Mitchell, Bob Gillespie - 1970|
|Page Views:||15,966 total · 101/month|
|Shared By:||Chris Chaney on Oct 15, 2006|
|Admins:||Aaron Parlier, Steve Lineberry|
NC Wall- All climbing routes between and including Tightrope and Bumblebee Buttress are closed.
Shortoff Mountain- All climbing between and including C.O. to and including Paradigm Shift are closed.
For questions contact USFS Grandfather Ranger District: 828-652-2144
For more information visit:
or Contact USFS Wildlife Biologist Sheryl Bryan. email@example.com
Pitch 2: Immediately step across the gap to the right wall of the dihedral. This is airy, and definitely the mental crux of the route. Shorter people may have to stretch. Traverse out onto the exposed face around the corner and then head up to a belay about 50 feet higher.
Pitch 3: Head up and slightly left aiming for a path into the vegetation.
Once you are on the big vegetated ledge, walk left looking for the last viable scramble to the summit. There are a couple bolts to protect the scramble. Walk off the summit trail.