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Stone Mountain South Face
Routes Sorted
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Anchor Rode T 
Another Alternative T 
Autumn Speaks T,S 
Banana Breath T 
Between The Ways S 
Block Route T 
Blood On The Tracks T 
Bombay Groove aka Yankee Go Home S 
Captain Crunch T 
Closer to the Heart T 
Crystal Lizard T 
Direct Start to Arch T 
Dirty Crack T 
Dixie Crystals T,S 
Dream On T 
Dream Waves T 
Electric Boobs T 
Entrance Crack T 
Face Value T,S 
Fantastic T,S 
Father Knows Best T 
Fleet Feet T 
Fuddy Mucker/Deception Crack - 5.9 T 
Grand Funk Railroad T 
Great Arch, The T 
Great Brown Way T,S 
Great White Way T 
Impossible Dream T 
Mcgrady's route T 
Mercury's Lead T,S 
No Alternative T 
P.F. Flyers T 
Pandora's Way T 
Peer Pressure T 
Pulpit, The T 
Purple Daze T,S 
Purring, The T 
Rainy Day Women T 
Rice Krispies T 
Scimitar S 
Sermon, The T 
Storm in a Teacup S 
Strawberry Preserves T,S 
Taken For Granite T 
Toilet Bowl T,S 
U Slot T 
Wahoo Start T 
White Way Direct T 
Yardarm T 
Zoo Love T 
Unsorted Routes:

Purple Daze 

YDS: 5.11a/b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c PG13

Type:  Trad, Sport, 4 pitches, 600'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11a/b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
Season: fall to winter
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Submitted By: Emil Briggs on Oct 14, 2013

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Crux is getting over a small bulge on the first pitch right after the first bolt. The rest of the pitch is 5.10+ friction. Backs off quite a bit after that and joins up with Strawberry Preserves (and several other routes) to the top. IMO the hardest slab route on the south face of Stone (the stuff on the far left side is really face climbing).


Located immediately to the left of Strawberry Preserves. Rock is darker and smoother than most of the south face.


Bolts with typical Stone Mountain spacing and ring anchors at the belays. While the crux is close to a bolt you could still take some longish falls while doing hard 5.10 moves after the crux.

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