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Great taste of tang

5.10c, Trad, Sport, 90 ft,  Avg: 3.5 from 15 votes
FA: Tony McGee Winter 1992/1993
N Carolina > Cooks Wall > W Walls > 'Tang area

Description

Climb past some gear to a mixed line of bolts leading up the steep orange colored bilboard wall.

Location

obvious line

Protection

light rack.

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Great Taste of Tang!
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sanz
Raleigh, NC
[Hide Comment] This goes as a sport line. I placed one nut under the first bolt for the hell of it, but it felt well protected after that. There is a crucial, hidden final bolt as you pull the roof that really helps to lower your heart rate! Mar 12, 2012
wamcgee McGee
  5.10
[Hide Comment] I did the FA of 'Tang' back in about 1993. Not sure how to get this info into the route info, so I added it as a comment. It is a great route. Apr 25, 2012
Neil Rankin
Winston-Salem, NC
  5.11-
[Hide Comment] One of the best 5.10s in the park, though it is every bit of 10++. A sport route but a small 1/2" cam or so is nice for going to the first bolt. All of the bolts and anchor have been replaced as of January 2016. Enjoy! Mar 29, 2015