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Currahee Mountain

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About Currahee Mountain:

Located in the Lake Russell Wildlife Management Area, this convenient and user-friendly area has an amazing amount of climbing for such a small area.
Nearest town or city: Toccoa
Directions: Currahee is primarily accessed from the East, off of Highway 123. Anyone coming from South Carolina should make their way to Highway 123 via 85 and follow it through Seneca and Westminster to the far side of Toccoa. Anyone coming from the South or West can make it to 123 via Georgia 17, and then taking a left at the 123 intersection. The turnoff to Currahee mountain is about a mile from the intersection of 17 and 123. The mountain is completely obvious from the intersection, and there is also a nice Subway and gas station if you need to fill up your tank or belly. Go west on 123 after the intersection and there will be a turnoff to Colonel Something-or-other Memorial Trail on your left. This turn will appear almost immediately after 123 becomes two lanes west of Toccoa. Follow the dirt trail up for about 15 minutes and you'll be at a small gravel parking lot. Access to the slab area is made via the obvious trail which leads around the left side of the antennae. Follow this trail down and around to the right and you will pass a lookout, then continue down and right to reach the top of the slab. The Brick Wall is farther to the right of the slab. You can make your way to the slab and then continue traversing to the right, or you can go directly down to the Brick Wall by following the trail to the right of the antennae.
Latitude, Longitude: 34.55150, -83.39560
Access Issues: None yet
Camping: None
When to Climb:
Quantity of Climbs: Year

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Forum Discussions (11 posts)

  Subject Author Replies Last Post
With Replies Four guys Climbing May 30th... Bastonydaga 2 May 30 2011, 7:04 AM
With Replies Found Knife vinnyguy22 2 Jan 02 2011, 3:08 PM
No Replies Road Redone! vinnyguy22 0 Jul 24 2010, 10:08 AM
With Replies Currahee Gate Closed regretnothing 13 Jul 26 2010, 5:54 AM
No Replies Lost Gear on Trad and True clemsonscooby 0 May 12 2008, 9:20 AM
With Replies access to the top? zagy1 1 Feb 28 2008, 1:39 PM
With Replies Bolts & Anchors on Brick Wall poomasta 6 Jun 02 2011, 5:25 AM
With Replies Climbing Partners kdchampion 1 Nov 02 2007, 11:37 AM
With Replies Route Confusion on Currahee's Slab Wall oldsalt 4 May 16 2006, 9:17 PM
No Replies Soliciting Comments on Pepsi oldsalt 0 Aug 10 2004, 4:54 PM
With Replies How tall is the Slab Wall? oldsalt 1 Nov 02 2004, 6:18 AM