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Routes in Departure 29

Born Grippy T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Born Slippy T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Departure 29 T 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Gift From Nature T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Jector the Golden Loaf T 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
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Type: Trad, 90 ft
FA: J. Dorough, C. Fowler, C. Wykle
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Shared By: Zachary Lesch-Huie on May 30, 2018
Admins: saxfiend, Brad "Stonyman" Killough

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Description [Suggest Change]

Begin under shade of imposing roof ~30' up. Roughly follow steep corner to base of big flat roof; rail out and over, exiting out vertical crack (great protection here, just manage for drag carefully with long slings). Chase crack to narrow ledge. Move a good bit right to beautiful tan-orange left-facing corner that points to the sky. Climb this until it peters out, hang in there for techy face final round, then pull over top ledge for a Soddy-summit experience. Two bolt anchor.

Location [Suggest Change]

About 100' above the Cumberland Trail. The tan and orange upper face and mini-corner will grab your eye. But the first quarter or so is steep with a flat 15' roof about thirty feet up. It is about 75' climbers' right of Gift From Nature 5.8. 

Protection [Suggest Change]

Normal Chattanooga trad rack

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