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Linville Link Ups Rock Climbing 


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Location: 35.9046, -81.89506 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Linking formations in Linville Gorge is pretty popular, so this is a place to list them

Getting There 

It depends entirely on what link up you are doing. Most folks doing the standard Linville Crusher will park at Sitting Bear

Climbing Season

For the Linville Gorge area.

Weather station 8.0 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Linville Link Ups

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Linville Link Ups:
Linville Crusher   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 19 pitches   
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Linville Crusher 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  North Carolina : Linville Gorge : Linville Link Ups
The Linville Crusher (aka Linville Link Up) is typically described as climbing 6 different routes on 6 distinct formations on the east side of Linville Gorge in a day, hiking/jogging between climbs. The majority of climbers do it north to south, as it's a net elevation loss in that direction. Most folks stash a car at Shortoff and then park at Sitting Bear to start, though a few teams have started at Gingercake Mountain.The formations and their most commonly done routes are:Sitting Bear: Ori...[more]   Browse More Classics in North Carolina

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