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Comfortably Numb

5.11, Trad, 200 ft, 2 pitches,  Avg: 3 from 1 vote
FA: Nathan Brown
N Carolina > Linville Gorge > Shortoff Mountain
Access Issue: Seasonal Raptor Closure Details
Access Issue: All climbing routes between and including C.O. to and including Paradigm Shift are closed. Details


P-1 Climb to the perusal ledge/ramp.

P-2 Climb to a chossy ledge then over small roof to a left facing corner. Climb the corner then continue up to a large bucket hold and a bolt. Continue up a funky face past a possible nut (out right), and move up and left, continuing up more funky and hard to protect face climbing. Belay on the nice ledge.

P-3 Continue to top or rap.


Start on large ledge right of Saddle Up.


standard rack, with hybrids and extra small cams

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Wayne getting the gear in.
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