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January 2018 Trip Report

Saturday we started off the New Year with a trip to Tennessee Wall just north of Chattanooga. Despite a high temperature forecast in the low 30’s that day, four brave souls met at the Marietta park and ride before dawn … Continue reading

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Car break-ins at Tennessee Wall

Just a quick warning that several car break-ins have been reported at T-Wall lately. Some of us were there just last weekend for the club trip. Luckily none of our cars were affected, but someone’s car was broken into that … Continue reading

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Climbing trip on January 10

The club’s first trip for 2015 is going to be on Saturday, Jan 10. We have two trip options this time and you can choose any option you like. The second option requires a sign-up. Option 1: Rock climbing at … Continue reading

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Meeting next Tuesday, Jan. 6

A happy New Year to all! The Atlanta Climbing Club starts off our year next Tuesday, Jan. 6, 7:00pm at the Harp Irish Pub in Roswell. Come out and meet your new board members, and find out what’s in store … Continue reading

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ACC election results

Some of you may have noticed that we never sent out a request for votes for next year’s board members. That’s because we only had 6 candidates, and 6 positions to fill. So everyone’s a winner! Without further ado, here … Continue reading

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Trip to Looking Glass, NC this Saturday, Nov. 8

This Saturday November 8 we will head to Looking Glass Rock outside of Brevard, North Carolina. Looking Glass offers a mix of everything. Moderate single pitching at the South Side offers crack climbing, while the Nose area has a multitude … Continue reading

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Table Rock parking area closing for the rest of the year

Just saw the following alert on the Forest Service web site: NEBO, N.C., Oct. 15, 2014 – The U.S. Forest Service Grandfather Ranger District will close the Table Rock Picnic Area and parking lot Oct. 20 through Dec. 1, 2014 … Continue reading

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Trip to Red River Gorge, Oct. 11-12

For our October trip, once again we’ll be headed to Kentucky for Rocktoberfest at the Red River Gorge. The Red is the premier destination for sandstone climbing east of the Rockies. Although most famous for its steep and pumpy sport … Continue reading

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T-Wall 2014 fall hunt dates

This weekend, the closures at Prentice Cooper State Forest begin for managed deer hunts. On the following dates the state forest will be closed to all but hunters. This includes Tennessee Wall and the T-Wall camping area. Sep 20-28 Oct … Continue reading

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Trip to Foster Falls this Saturday, June 7

Join us this Saturday, June 7th, for our club trip to Foster Falls, TN. Foster Falls boasts some of the best sport climbing the South has to offer. With the steep and technical nature of much of the cliff line, … Continue reading

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