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Routes in David's Castle (backside)

Dish, The T,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Nose, The T,TR 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Nuclear Cottage Cheese T,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Ooga Chocka T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Overhang Direct T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Stupid Roof T,TR 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Type: Trad, TR, 70 ft
FA: Tom Howard, Bob Rotert
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Shared By: Chuck Parks on Feb 4, 2008
Admins: Ryan Williams, Aaron Parlier, Steve Lineberry

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Follow the corner/crack past a small overhang to the top. The highly-featured rock in and around the crack make this route a little different from your run-of-the-mill crack climb.


Toward the right end of the wall. Look for an obvious crack that starts out in a wide and weird corner down low, and then continues as a hand crack to the top.


standard rack, bolted anchors at top


Central, SC
JCLevell   Central, SC
Great crack climbing that is almost unique to this route in Crowders. A must do. Really easy to set up TR for those not interested in leading. Jan 23, 2017
Matt Thomas  
This is a great route. Very different on lead. Apr 6, 2015
Mike Holley
Boone, NC
Mike Holley   Boone, NC
Fun route with the option to really get in some crack climbing here and there! Good warm up for the day!! Jan 13, 2013
Clemson, S.C.
TomCaldwell   Clemson, S.C.
Fun lead, but the beginning is not very well protected. Start the corner/cave to get to the first piece. Jun 9, 2009