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1. Obed National Park 131 routes in Crag

Summary:
JFMAMJJASOND
seasonality
Sport, Boulder and other styles

Long/Lat: -84.651390, 36.066861

Unique Features And Strengths:

Characterized by tiered overhung sandstone roofs with great holds.

Where To Stay:

Del & Mar's primitive, but very warm and friendly campground, located near the intersection of Doc Howard Road and Ridge Road (see directions to South Clear Creek parking)

1.1. Lilly Bluff 15 routes in Area

Summary:
Sport and Unknown

Long/Lat: -84.718570, 36.102045

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 * Tarantella

Great Route. Very tall atleast for the Lilly Bluff area.

5.10aSport 90ft
2 * Rocking Chair 5.9Sport
3 * Dirty Deeds 5.10aSport
4 ** Ticks Are For Kids 5.10aSport
5 ** Done Dirt Cheap 5.10aSport
6 *** Body Hammer 5.12bSport
7 ** Paraphernalia 5.10cSport
8 ** Blade Loafer 5.10cSport
9 ** Dinosaur Jr. 5.10bSport
10 Ivy League 5.11aUnknown
11 Heiroglyphics 5.11cUnknown
12 WHippersnapper 5.11aUnknown
13 Loung Lizaed 5.11bUnknown
14 Heresy 5.11cSport
15 Wheatward Bound 5.12bUnknown

1.2. Lilly Boulders 31 routes in Area

Summary:
All Boulder
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 My First Boulder Problem V1Boulder
2 Justinian The Conqueror V4Boulder
3 Nameless Traverse V3Boulder
4 Beaver Traverse V3Boulder
5 Buddah's Belly V4Boulder
6 Crimp Creole V3Boulder
7 Babylon 2 V2Boulder
8 Warm up Dyno V2Boulder
9 Babylon 3 V3Boulder
10 Aretes of Fun V1Boulder
11 K.B Problem V4Boulder
12 Ameliated Traverse V5Boulder
13 Ameliation V3Boulder
14 Junior's Corner V6Boulder
15 Invisible Man V5Boulder
16 House Needs a New Roof V4Boulder
17 Open House V3Boulder
18 House Party V2Boulder
19 Nameless V4Boulder
20 E.G.B V5Boulder
21 ** Hemlock Arete V4Boulder
22 Slam Dunk V5Boulder
23 Jack Slap V7Boulder
24 Bering Straight Variation V5Boulder
25 Fish Food V4Boulder
26 Flounder V5Boulder
27 Firewater V5Boulder
28 Shark's Fin Left V5Boulder
29 OPP V7Boulder
30 Flexorcise V7Boulder
31 Cock Blocker

FA: unknown

V4Boulder 39ft

1.3. South Clear Creek 63 routes in Area

Summary:
Mostly Sport

Long/Lat: -84.702763, 36.094046

Approach:

From Nashville: Take I-40 E towards Knoxville, take exit 320 for Genesis Road towards Crossville, go Left on Genesis Road, Sharp Right onto Potters Chapel Road, Left onto Hawn Road, Continue onto Ridge Road, Right onto Doc Howard Road, parking lot is on the right.

From Knoxville: Take I-40 W towards Nashville, take exit 376A to TN-162 N/Pellissippi Pkwy towards Oak Ridge/Maryville, Continue onto TN-62 / Oak Ridge Hwy, turn right and then eventually left to stay on TN-62 W / Nashville Hwy, Left onto Ridge Road, slight Right to stay on Ridge Road, Left onto Doc Howard Road, parking for crag is on the left.

Take the trail around and down about 2 miles to get to the rock. Once descended to the cliff, with your back to the cliff line, follow the rock to the left until you reach the fist wall of South Clear Creek, Image Wall.

1.3.1. Image Wall 11 routes in Area

Summary:
All Sport
Description:

The first wall at South Clear Creek as you approach from the trail.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Backlash 5.10Sport 7
2 Comic Relief Left 5.9Sport 6
3 Comic Relief Direct

Same shuts as Comic Relief

5.8Sport 7
4 Pit 5.11cSport 6
5 Coco Puffs 5.7Sport 6
6 Super Final / Nasty's Wild Ride 5.12bSport 5
7 *** Deathblow 5.11bSport 6
8 ** Prophet 5.11bSport 7
9 *** Violator / The Violator 5.11aSport 7
10 *** Spawn 5.10aSport 10
11 ** Shadowhawk 5.9Sport 10

1.3.2. Solstice Cave 10 routes in Area

Summary:
Sport and Trad
Description:

Around the corner from Image Wall, just past Shadowhawk follow the cliff down and around.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 *** Solstice

First line of perma-draws around the corner. Pumpy and reachy!

5.12aSport 8
2 Roughin' Up the Suspect 5.13cSport 7
3 Twilight 5.13cSport
4 Unnamed

On the far side of the cave, this is the one climb on the open wall.

5.12cSport 7
5 Inner Child 5.9Trad
6 Super Ego 5.9Sport 6
7 Flight of the Ego

Shares anchors with Super Ego

5.11bSport 6
8 Soho The Happy Dog 5.12dSport 7
9 Dude CLimbs Like A Lady 5.6Trad
10 Pump 5.10bSport 5

1.3.3. Steven King Library 12 routes in Area

Summary:
Mostly Sport
Approach:

Keep walking around the cliff to a huge striking horizontal overhung area.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Skeleton Crew 5.11dSport 7
2 *** The Stand

FA: David Frazier

5.12dSport 39ft, 4
3 ** Dark Half

This route uses the first row of roof permadraws

5.13aSport 5
4 It

The dihedral in the middle of the cave.

5.10aSport 40ft, 3
5 *** Rage

The mega classic endurance fest of the section. Start by sending Pet Semetary, take a shake, then dramatically pull out across the entire length of the roof. its the second row or permadraws on the roof. Watch out the crux is at the end!

Note: Going out midway on the roof is a 5.11c

5.12cSport 12
6 * Pet Semetary

The bottom section of Rage, ending at the roof.

5.11aSport 5
7 *** Maximum Overdrive

Another huge roof. The third set of roof permadraws. Note: the bottom to the roof goes at 5.12b

5.13aSport 12
8 The Shining

Slope-fest to the roof

5.12cSport 6
9 Gunslinger 5.11dSport 6
10 Thinner 5.7Trad
11 Salem's Lot

Alternate start to Christine, starting in the library and climbing out onto the slab.

5.11cSport 7
12 ** Christine

Start just outside the library, on the slab-face. Heady clipping down low, but the crux is up high!

5.10Sport 7

1.3.4. (between Steven King Library and the Balcony) 8 routes in Area

Summary:
All Sport
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Heavy Fuel

Arete past Christine

5.11cSport 5
2 ** Brother in Arms 5.10bSport 6
3 Equinox

Mild moves leads to a crux at the top.

5.12bSport 8
4 project Sport Project
5 Mad Cow

Really high stick clip past first roof

5.12bSport 4
6 ** Undertow 5.12aSport 11
7 Tool 5.11cSport 10
8 It Don't Suck 5.12aSport

1.3.5. The Balcony 14 routes in Area

Summary:
Sport, Trad and Unknown
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Tickets for the Show 5.8Trad
2 Fat Lady Sings 5.9Sport 6
3 Cheap Seats 5.10aSport 6
4 *** Best Seat In The House 5.9Sport 7
5 Nose Bleed Section

around the corner from the Best Seat ledge

5.10aSport 7
6 General Admission 5.11aSport 5
7 Stagefright 5.11bSport 7
8 Sky Hook 5.8Trad
9 *** Double Feature 5.10cSport 7
10 Alchemy 5.11aSport 6
11 Paleface / Pale Face 5.11aSport 7
12 Gee Bees 5.11aSport 8
13 Scalded Dog 5.12cUnknown
14 ** Super Ego 5.9Sport

1.3.6. The Outer Circle 8 routes in Area

Summary:
All Sport
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Revenge of the Whippersnapper 5.13aSport 5
2 Boo Yaa 5.12cSport 5
3 *** Addiction to Friction 5.12dSport 6
4 40 Ounces to Freedom 5.12cSport 5
5 Brutal Youth 5.12bSport 5
6 Locking Up Lefty 5.10bSport 5
7 Fingers and Mabel 5.11dSport 5
8 Right Of Fingers 5.12aSport 5

1.4. Y12 5 routes in Area

Summary:
Unknown and Sport
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Polka Freak 5.10bSport
2 Spider Up My Crack 5.10Sport
3 *** Born on the 4th of July 5.13aUnknown
4 ** Tapeworm 5.12dUnknown
5 ** The Vision Lives On 5.12dUnknown

1.5. Tierrany 13 routes in Area

Summary:
Unknown and Sport
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Rockafeller 5.11bSport
2 Tang 5.12aSport
3 Lifestyles Of The Ripped and Heinous 5.11bSport
4 Tales of the Sperm 5.11 CSport
5 * Rover B. Dog 5.10aSport
6 ** The Probe 5.12dUnknown
7 *** Canyon Man

FA: Glenn Ritter

5.12dUnknown
8 ** What's Her Face

FA: Glenn Ritter

5.13aUnknown
9 ** Huecool Sr.

FA: Glenn Ritter

5.13bUnknown
10 Dutch Boy 5.10bUnknown
11 Huecool Junior 5.10dUnknown
12 Rover b. Dog 5.10aUnknown
13 Action Indirect 5.11dUnknown

1.6. Obed River 4 routes in Area

Summary:
All Unknown

1.6.1. Fort Sanders Wall 4 routes in Area

Summary:
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 ** Twisted Aces 5.7Unknown
2 ** Ace in the Hole 5.8Unknown
3 ** Ambitious Aces 5.9Unknown
4 *** Unnamed 5.10dUnknown

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style Area
5.6 Dude CLimbs Like A Lady Trad 1.3.2. Solstice Cave
5.7 Coco Puffs Sport 6 1.3.1. Image Wall
Thinner Trad 1.3.3. Steven King Library
** Twisted Aces Unknown 1.6.1. Fort Sanders Wall
5.8 Comic Relief Direct Sport 7 1.3.1. Image Wall
Sky Hook Trad 1.3.5. The Balcony
Tickets for the Show Trad 1.3.5. The Balcony
** Ace in the Hole Unknown 1.6.1. Fort Sanders Wall
5.9 * Rocking Chair Sport 1.1. Lilly Bluff
Comic Relief Left Sport 6 1.3.1. Image Wall
** Shadowhawk Sport 10 1.3.1. Image Wall
Inner Child Trad 1.3.2. Solstice Cave
Super Ego Sport 6 1.3.2. Solstice Cave
*** Best Seat In The House Sport 7 1.3.5. The Balcony
Fat Lady Sings Sport 6 1.3.5. The Balcony
** Super Ego Sport 1.3.5. The Balcony
** Ambitious Aces Unknown 1.6.1. Fort Sanders Wall
5.10a * Dirty Deeds Sport 1.1. Lilly Bluff
** Done Dirt Cheap Sport 1.1. Lilly Bluff
* Tarantella Sport 90ft 1.1. Lilly Bluff
** Ticks Are For Kids Sport 1.1. Lilly Bluff
*** Spawn Sport 10 1.3.1. Image Wall
It Sport 40ft, 3 1.3.3. Steven King Library
Cheap Seats Sport 6 1.3.5. The Balcony
Nose Bleed Section Sport 7 1.3.5. The Balcony
* Rover B. Dog Sport 1.5. Tierrany
Rover b. Dog Unknown 1.5. Tierrany
5.10b ** Dinosaur Jr. Sport 1.1. Lilly Bluff
Pump Sport 5 1.3.2. Solstice Cave
** Brother in Arms Sport 6 1.3.4. (between Steven King Library and the Balcony)
Locking Up Lefty Sport 5 1.3.6. The Outer Circle
Polka Freak Sport 1.4. Y12
Dutch Boy Unknown 1.5. Tierrany
V1 Aretes of Fun Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
My First Boulder Problem Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
5.10c ** Blade Loafer Sport 1.1. Lilly Bluff
** Paraphernalia Sport 1.1. Lilly Bluff
*** Double Feature Sport 7 1.3.5. The Balcony
5.10 Backlash Sport 7 1.3.1. Image Wall
** Christine Sport 7 1.3.3. Steven King Library
Spider Up My Crack Sport 1.4. Y12
5.10d Huecool Junior Unknown 1.5. Tierrany
*** Unnamed Unknown 1.6.1. Fort Sanders Wall
V2 Babylon 2 Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
House Party Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Warm up Dyno Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
5.11a Ivy League Unknown 1.1. Lilly Bluff
WHippersnapper Unknown 1.1. Lilly Bluff
*** Violator Sport 7 1.3.1. Image Wall
* Pet Semetary Sport 5 1.3.3. Steven King Library
Alchemy Sport 6 1.3.5. The Balcony
Gee Bees Sport 8 1.3.5. The Balcony
General Admission Sport 5 1.3.5. The Balcony
Paleface Sport 7 1.3.5. The Balcony
5.11b Loung Lizaed Unknown 1.1. Lilly Bluff
*** Deathblow Sport 6 1.3.1. Image Wall
** Prophet Sport 7 1.3.1. Image Wall
Flight of the Ego Sport 6 1.3.2. Solstice Cave
Stagefright Sport 7 1.3.5. The Balcony
Lifestyles Of The Ripped and Heinous Sport 1.5. Tierrany
Rockafeller Sport 1.5. Tierrany
V3 Ameliation Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Babylon 3 Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Beaver Traverse Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Crimp Creole Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Nameless Traverse Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Open House Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
5.11c Heiroglyphics Unknown 1.1. Lilly Bluff
Heresy Sport 1.1. Lilly Bluff
Pit Sport 6 1.3.1. Image Wall
Salem's Lot Sport 7 1.3.3. Steven King Library
Heavy Fuel Sport 5 1.3.4. (between Steven King Library and the Balcony)
Tool Sport 10 1.3.4. (between Steven King Library and the Balcony)
5.11d Gunslinger Sport 6 1.3.3. Steven King Library
Skeleton Crew Sport 7 1.3.3. Steven King Library
Fingers and Mabel Sport 5 1.3.6. The Outer Circle
Action Indirect Unknown 1.5. Tierrany
V4 Buddah's Belly Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Cock Blocker Boulder 39ft 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Fish Food Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
** Hemlock Arete Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
House Needs a New Roof Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Justinian The Conqueror Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
K.B Problem Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Nameless Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
5.12a *** Solstice Sport 8 1.3.2. Solstice Cave
It Don't Suck Sport 1.3.4. (between Steven King Library and the Balcony)
** Undertow Sport 11 1.3.4. (between Steven King Library and the Balcony)
Right Of Fingers Sport 5 1.3.6. The Outer Circle
Tang Sport 1.5. Tierrany
5.12b *** Body Hammer Sport 1.1. Lilly Bluff
Wheatward Bound Unknown 1.1. Lilly Bluff
Super Final Sport 5 1.3.1. Image Wall
Equinox Sport 8 1.3.4. (between Steven King Library and the Balcony)
Mad Cow Sport 4 1.3.4. (between Steven King Library and the Balcony)
Brutal Youth Sport 5 1.3.6. The Outer Circle
V5 Ameliated Traverse Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Bering Straight Variation Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
E.G.B Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Firewater Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Flounder Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Invisible Man Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Shark's Fin Left Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Slam Dunk Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
5.12c Unnamed Sport 7 1.3.2. Solstice Cave
*** Rage Sport 12 1.3.3. Steven King Library
The Shining Sport 6 1.3.3. Steven King Library
Scalded Dog Unknown 1.3.5. The Balcony
40 Ounces to Freedom Sport 5 1.3.6. The Outer Circle
Boo Yaa Sport 5 1.3.6. The Outer Circle
V6 Junior's Corner Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
5.12d Soho The Happy Dog Sport 7 1.3.2. Solstice Cave
*** The Stand Sport 39ft, 4 1.3.3. Steven King Library
*** Addiction to Friction Sport 6 1.3.6. The Outer Circle
** Tapeworm Unknown 1.4. Y12
** The Vision Lives On Unknown 1.4. Y12
*** Canyon Man Unknown 1.5. Tierrany
** The Probe Unknown 1.5. Tierrany
V7 Flexorcise Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
Jack Slap Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
OPP Boulder 1.2. Lilly Boulders
5.13a ** Dark Half Sport 5 1.3.3. Steven King Library
*** Maximum Overdrive Sport 12 1.3.3. Steven King Library
Revenge of the Whippersnapper Sport 5 1.3.6. The Outer Circle
*** Born on the 4th of July Unknown 1.4. Y12
** What's Her Face Unknown 1.5. Tierrany
5.11 C Tales of the Sperm Sport 1.5. Tierrany
5.13b ** Huecool Sr. Unknown 1.5. Tierrany
5.13c Roughin' Up the Suspect Sport 7 1.3.2. Solstice Cave
Twilight Sport 1.3.2. Solstice Cave
? project Sport Project 1.3.4. (between Steven King Library and the Balcony)