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Routes in The Palisades

Belize TR V0- 4-
Boogie Board V3 6A
Bring Out The Crimp TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
El Salvador TR V1 5
Frog Boulder V0 4
Frog Boulder Reverse V2 5+
Guatemala TR V0 4
Haven TR 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
Highball Wall TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c V0-1 4+
Honduras TR V2 5+
Marietta Maiden V4 6B PG13
Marietta Mangler V10 7C+
Marietta Mantle V3 6A R
Marietta Monster V5 6C X
México TR V0+ 4+
Nicaragua TR V0- 4-
Siren V2 5+
Smelly Leslie TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Spotlight (Midway) V8 7B
Stay in the Lines V1-2 5
Surfs Up Traverse V1 5
Teeter Totem T,TR 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Warm Up Slab V1-2 5 PG13
Whitewater Crack T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
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Type: Trad, 35 ft
FA: Brandon Bell, Jon Oakley
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Shared By: Brandon Bell on Dec 13, 2014 with updates from Zach Foltz
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Access Issue: Trail Entrance is on Private Property, but altercations are rare. Details


Follow the nice hand crack up to the roof, then traverse right out from under the roof, and face climb up. Large tree for an anchor. Rap from the tree, or walk off.


From the Whitewater Creek Trailhead, follow the river for roughly 0.7 miles to the fork between E Palisades Trail and Whitewater Creek Trail. Take the left and follow E Palisades Trail for roughly 1000 ft across a thin trail on the bank of the river. The path splits again but the crack should be visible from the fork. It is just up a short ways on the trail leading to the right. The route is the first significant sized wall, at the obvious hand crack. Roughly at 33°53'18.0"N 84°26'32.4"W. Alternatively, whitewater Crack could be accessed via the Akers Mill Trail Access Point boat ramp. Kayak directly across the Chattahoochee to the E Palisades Trail at the base of the climb.


Small cams and nuts. The initial crack takes large hexes and #3-4 BD cams.



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