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Arrested Development

5.12-, Trad, 800 ft, 45 pitches, Grade III,  Avg: 3 from 2 votes
FA: Shannon Stegg Wayne Roy
N Carolina > Laurel Knob

Description

P1 It's a little run to the first bolt. No gear is needed after the first bolt.60M 5.8 anchor right of groove at moss pad.

P2 Follow groove to tree ledge.60M 5.6

P3 5th class left of groove 12:00 from tree to a 2 bolt anchor. Note (Peter Young established this anchor and the next bolt. then never finished the route. He traversed to the tree ledge from dillard canyon)

P4 Up and right to the steep groove (old 1/4" bolt not needed) continue up groove (Crux) passing 4 bolts Belay at top of tree ledge. 45M
5.12-

P5 Continue up groove gear only 55M 5.10 tree belay. rap route. There's a two bolt anchor at the bottom right side of the first tree ledge.

Location

start ten feet left of Groover.

Protection

Single up to 3"