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February 2019 Trip

This Saturday, weather permitting, the Atlanta Climbing Club is planning on heading to Big Rock Mountain near Pickens South Carolina. Big Rock has a large variety of bouldering and rope climbing. The area is reminiscent of a little Joshua Tree … Continue reading

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Feburary Meeting

Join us next Thursday, Feb. 7 at the Concourse Athletic Club for our February meeting. Our speaker will be long-time Southern climber and notorious first ascensionist, Shannon Stegg. But he won’t be talking about rock climbing. Instead he’ll be talking … Continue reading

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January 2019 Trip to Sand Rock

Join us this Saturday, Jan. 5 for our first trip of the New Year. We will be climbing at Cherokee Rock Village near the town of Sand Rock, AL. Known colloquially by climbers as just “Sand Rock”, the park offers … Continue reading

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January 2019 Meeting

Join us this Thursday, January 3rd at the Concourse Athletic Club for our monthly meeting. Our speakers will be Tim Lacny and Chuck Parks, discussing their experiences at the 24 Hours of Horseshoe Hell climbing competition in Arkansas. Social time … Continue reading

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November Trip Relocated to Tennessee Wall

Due to the heavy rains this week, we are relocating the club trip this Saturday to Tennessee Wall. Located just north of Chattanooga, Tennesse Wall is the premier destination in the southeast for traditional climbing. The meeting time and place have … Continue reading

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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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