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Climb and Punishment

5.11a, Trad, 55 ft,  Avg: 0 from 0 votes
FA: Wes C., Buddy B.
N Carolina > Linville Gorge > Sitting Bear > Flackamite/Pirate wall
Access Issue: Seasonal Raptor Closure Details


Climb the obvious thin crack/corner to a face protected with bolts. Rap from tree on ledge at ~ 55'


Uphill and on north facing wall, in front of a large dead hemlock. The left-hand line of 2 on this wall.


standard rack

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[Hide Comment] This is a route that we called "climb and Punishment". A cool crack feature that I was able to climb through the crux using a stem out to the left. I also felt the grade was around 11a. Although the route is a little dirty it is worthy of a tick. Dec 6, 2016
WNC/Broomfield, CO
[Hide Comment] Got it, thanks for the info Wes. Dec 6, 2016