Avg: 3.5 from 90 votes
|Type:||Trad, 450 ft (136 m), 4 pitches|
|FA:||Tom Howard, Bill Newman - 1979|
|Page Views:||14,067 total · 87/month|
|Shared By:||Jesse Morehouse on May 31, 2008|
|Admins:||Aaron Parlier, Steve Lineberry|
Shortoff Mountain North: All climbing routes, cliff rim, and campsites within the red band marked on the map are closed to entry. No foot traffic or camping above or below the cliff in this section. Contact the USFS for more details: 828 652 2144.
NC Wall/Apricot Buttress/The Camel: On the NC Wall, all routes between and including Tightrope and Bumblebee Buttress are closed. Apricot Buttress and The Camel are closed.
Bynum Bluff: All routes are closed.
P1 (crux). Climb the hand-sized crack through the overhang and continue to the obvious belay in an alcove. 5.8+, 120'
P2. Trend left and up to base of gently overhanging wall. 5.7, 100'
P3. Climb the incredible wall on insanely positive incut holds with a vertical crack that eats gear. Bushwack up beyond the top to large level area. 5.7, 70'
P4. Surmount large block accross gap. Easier on right. 5.8, 60'
Hike back to trail, turn right then back to camp or descent.