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Flackamite/Pirate wall, The 
Sitting Bear Spire 

Sitting Bear  


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Location: 35.9279, -81.8902 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

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Getting There 

"Rewritting approach details"

Climbing Season



Weather station 6.8 miles from here

7 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',2],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',1],['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 Sitting Bear:
unknown 1   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   The Flackamite/Pirate wall
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Featured Route For Sitting Bear
Above the overhang, about the middle of the main wall.

Original Route 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  NC : Linville Gorge : ... : Sitting Bear Spire
This is the first line that was climbed on the spire. Climb up through the overhang in the center of the East face, past a bolt and left towards a line of bolts. Additional pro can be used before and after the first bolt. After the last bolt, trend back to the right and head up to the belay rings located on the detached head. Cams can be used to protect the final moves. This route was rated a 5.8 originally. This is the easiest route to the top and could be aided if need be. Standing on top of t...[more]   Browse More Classics in NC

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