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Before the Settlers Arrive

5.7, Trad, 185 ft,  Avg: 2.3 from 3 votes
FA: Fischesser?
N Carolina > Laurel Knob


Slab up to a horizontal crack in a bulge with a bolt located above and below the bulge. Continue up past another bolt (where Laurel's Girdle heads left) to anchors at almost 200 feet.


This pitch is essentially the first pitch of Laurel's Girdle and part of second pitch of Biopsy

See below.

Start of the Laurel's Girdle, LK, NC.


Bolts and a bit of gear. Rap anchors.

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Before the Settlers Arrive, Laurel Knob, NC.
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