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Shady Blues Area

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Puddle Boulder 
Warm Up Wall 

Shady Blues Area Rock Climbing 

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Location: 36.32166, -82.57627 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: saxfiend, Brad "Stonyman" Killough, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Aaron Wright on Oct 28, 2013
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This area has a good amount of climbing jam packed within a small area.

Getting There 

Park at the main parking area, but instead of walking down and left to the lower blue hole, go right and directly to the river. Continue up the creek for a short distance and cross it to get to the warm up wall.

Climbing Season

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Weather station 13.7 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Slapping up the arete

Puddle Arete V3-4 6A+  TN : Blue Hole Falls : ... : Puddle Boulder
This is the awesome and long arete problem on the puddle boulder. It is definitely the proudest and most obvious line up this highball. Start low in the puddle and work up the arete on slopey holds with heel hooks. Continue to the top and the boulder to the slopey but pretty easy top out. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in TN

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