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Submitted By: saxfiend on Nov 18, 2006
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Description 

There are a number of named sections along the Foster Falls trail; some are based on a noticeable geographic boundary, but many are arbitrary. The four routes listed here are not part of any named section.

The sections listed below run from right to left as you face the cliff, starting from where the trail ascends to the cliff from the suspension bridge at the base of the falls:

  • White Wall
  • So What Area
  • Crime Buttress
  • Right Bunker
  • Left Bunker
  • The Dihedrals
  • Jimmywood
  • Gutbuster Area
  • Sanford Wall
  • Rocket Slab
  • Rehab Slab
  • Snatch Wall
  • Red Light District
  • Zone 3 (aka Dog Boy Village)


Getting There 

From the parking lot, follow the lower climbers trail below the falls; cross the creek and continue to the White Wall area. Or follow the upper trail above the falls (Fiery Gizzard Trail), then use one of two access trails on the left to get down to the cliff base.


Climbing Season


4 Total Routes


['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',3],['5.11',0],['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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Main Wall:
Skipper   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
Tea and Strumpets   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
Crawdaddy   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
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Tea&Strumpets. Climber: Classic City Creeper

Tea and Strumpets 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  TN : Foster Falls : Main Wall
Climb up past an overhang to a stance below the roof. Step left and pull the roof at the corner on good holds. Continue up the face to anchors....[more]   Browse More Classics in TN

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By Andrew R.
From: Fairfax, VA
Dec 21, 2010

Id love to see this "Main Wall" broken up into different areas. Id be willing to help. How can it get done? FYI -The three routes on Rehab Slab were really, really fun.

By JohnWesely
From: Red River Gorge
Jun 14, 2011

I would also like to see the area subdivided.

By Blake Allen Green
Sep 30, 2013

Admin, please subdivide the "main wall" into its respective areas so that the site is easier to navigate. Or else allow someone else to do it.

Thanks.

BG

By DCSwish23
From: Lander, WY
Dec 2, 2013

Grouping everything into "Main Wall" makes this page almost completely useless. PLEASE organize or allow it to be organized into sectors.

By Michael L
From: Littleton, CO
Dec 3, 2013

Also where is Gas Chamber in all of this? Classic route, don't know why it wasn't included!

By Alexander Blum
From: Charlotte, NC
Feb 24, 2014

I'd like to echo the other comments about subdividing this area. I am willing to help. There are three administrators, people have been asking since 2010. Where are you?

By Alexander Blum
From: Charlotte, NC
Jun 2, 2014

Any news on making this an organized, useable database?

By saxfiend
Administrator
From: Decatur, GA
Jun 2, 2014

Nope, no news.