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Screamweaver Area  

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Submitted By: Nick Stayner on Apr 17, 2007

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The end of the finger crack on Screamweaver at Rum...


One of the lower cliffs at Rumbling Bald, with a variety of more difficult (5.10-12) routes.

Getting There 

Follow the approach for Flakeview area, but stop at the Screamweaver cliff.

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.5 miles from here

14 Total Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',9],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Screamweaver Area:
Chicken Head City   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Zydygo   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Southern Boys Don't Wear Plaid   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Pumping In Rhythm   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 85'   
Finishing School Blues   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Friday the 13th   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Coldfingers   5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Screamweaver   5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Golden Blend   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
Black Planet   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Boldfingers   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Leapin' Lizards   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Featured Route For Screamweaver Area
Channel the inner lizard...

Leapin' Lizards 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b  NC : Rumbling Bald : Screamweaver Area
Start on the right side of the buttress. Head up and slightly right through an awkward powerful section that gains a good stance. Cross back left and run it out on easy ground toward a horizontal under the first small roof and a bolt above. Stretch for the bolt to protect the first crux, pull it, then run it out again on good edges (5.9 ground) to a much needed placement. Climb to the 2 stacked fixed pins where you can get it all back on jugs. Make a long move and difficult clip of the last bolt...[more]   Browse More Classics in NC

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