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Music City/The 5.9 Area Rock Climbing 


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Location: 35.18687, -85.70102 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Wide range of quality routes.

Routes from right to left.
All the Way to Heaven/ Feet Don't Fail Me Now 11a/b
Katana 12a
Sweet Surrender 8
Elephant Ears 10b
Lay Lady Lay 10a
Crash into Me 11b
Hips Don't Lie 11c (trad)

Getting There 

The next section past Red Light District. Walk for several minutes along the cliff through a seasonal waterfall and the routes start on the left side of the falls.

Climbing Season

For the Foster Falls area.

Weather station 12.5 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Music City/The 5.9 Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Music City/The 5.9 Area:
Sweet Surrender   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch   
Lay Lady Lay   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Featured Route For Music City/The 5.9 Area

Elephant Ears 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Tennessee : Foster Falls : Music City/The 5.9 Area
This route is long and requires a 60 m rope. Climb an easy start to a scramble and then begin climbing the wall. Feels more like a 5.9 than a 5.10b....[more]   Browse More Classics in Tennessee

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