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Blond Svengali S 
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The Cave Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Phoffmann on Oct 8, 2011

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Dark and shaded cave holds some interesting routes unique for Rumbling Bald. Can be great on warmer days

Getting There 

Approach from Screamweaver moving right and down the cliff.

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.5 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Cave

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Cave:
Cave Crack   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 80'   
Blond Svengali   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
I Abuse Profen   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 45'   
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Featured Route For The Cave
Rock Climbing Photo: Cave Crack.

Cave Crack 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  NC : Rumbling Bald : The Cave
Begins at an obvious crack to the right of the cave, starts off as a wide (fist sized) crack for the first fifteen or twenty feet with some thought provoking moves. Climb up to a large ledge and move right through a flake/crack feature onto the main face, climb easier ground to a large tree at the top which can be slung to top-rope off of. Walk off to the right...[more]   Browse More Classics in NC

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