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Looking Glass Rock

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About Looking Glass Rock:

Spectacular white granite dome. Face Climbs, crack climbs, some overhanging routes can be found. Great, mostly trad.
Nearest town or city: Brevard
Directions: Located in the Pisgah National Forest seven miles northwest of Brevard on Highwat 276. Take Us 276 North six miles until you see a sign for the Fish Hatchery. Turn left off of US 276 onto the Fish Hatchery Road. Drive on this road until it turns into a gravel road. The road will fork shortly thereafter. Take the right fork, 475 B and follow it for 1.2 miles. First parking area is for the South Face; second parking area is for the Nose Area, third parking is further up the gravel road and is The North Face.
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Access Issues:
Camping: Free
When to Climb: Spring
Quantity of Climbs: Month

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Forum Discussions (See all 26 posts )

  Subject Author Replies Last Post
With Replies Is this place well bolted? sillywilly98 10 Dec 11 2012, 1:56 PM
With Replies Looking Glass Mileage! mike_devildog 12 Feb 17 2011, 8:22 AM
No Replies Looking for information on "Sky Pilot" Livefortrad1987 0 Sep 22 2010, 6:26 PM
With Replies free ascent of Psychedelic Delusions of the Digital Man? gerbil 6 Mar 02 2010, 8:54 AM
With Replies Easy looking glass aid FlailingOn510 2 Oct 20 2009, 6:13 AM
With Replies Looking Glass Classics and Weather cdk13 7 Feb 12 2009, 10:10 AM
With Replies Break In at north side parking lot AllIn 1 Oct 03 2008, 2:29 PM
With Replies Adopt-a-Crag at Looking Glass Rock colatownkid 3 Sep 05 2008, 6:01 AM
With Replies Looking glass beta ike_bean 3 Feb 25 2008, 9:24 PM
With Replies 5.6 at Looking Glass shockabuku 12 Oct 12 2007, 3:31 PM
With Replies Top Rope Looking Glass ryandobbs225 2 Jul 28 2007, 5:21 PM
With Replies n00b friendly NC areas CORSkier 7 Jan 31 2007, 7:06 AM
With Replies Looking Glass/The Nose in January? saxfiend 4 Dec 31 2006, 6:08 AM
With Replies Are there Wolves in the Looking Glass area? dockzilla 12 Sep 19 2008, 9:08 AM
No Replies Looking Glass Adopt a crag mr8615 0 Sep 20 2006, 5:25 PM