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Denny Cove Rock Climbing 

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Denny Cove is a brand new area of South Cumberland State Park. Currently it is only open on the weekends. Denny Cove offers climbers a beautiful southern facing sandstone cliff line around a mile in length. There are easily over 100 routes currently, with the potential for more in the future. Information on the process of installing new routes can be found on the Southeastern Climbers Coalition website.

The gate closes 30 minutes after sunset CENTRAL time. Please plan accordingly.

Please follow all Tennessee State Park rules and regulations during your visit.

For questions about Denny Cove please feel free to stop by the South Cumberland State Park Visitor Center. We are located at 11745 US 41 Monteagle, TN 37356 (appx. 25 minutes from Denny Cove). You can also call us anytime between the 8 and 4:30 (931-924-2980)

Getting There 

The entrance to Denny Cove is located appx. 1.5 miles south of the entrance to Foster Falls on HWY41/150. There is a Foster Falls Volunteer Fire Department building across the street from the entrance.

Climbing Season

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Weather station 14.3 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Denny Cove

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Denny Cove:
Three Star Salad Bar   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 85'   Denny East : Salad Bar
Wish-bone   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 85'   Denny East : Salad Bar
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Featured Route For Denny Cove
Rock Climbing Photo: Emily cruising to the top of this fun line.

Little Orange Corner 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Tennessee : Denny Cove : ... : Moonshiner Wall
Use some side pulls/ledge holds with good feet to gain the crack then work your way to the easy roof and clip the chains. If this climb was longer it would be a four star route!...[more]   Browse More Classics in Tennessee

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