Climbing in Asheville, NC

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  1. Chimney Rock State Park, in Hickory Nut Gap Gorge, is a favorite North Carolina outdoor destination with excellent family hiking, beginner to advanced climbing, and peerless views of the surrounding area.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    19.6 miles
    Duration
    Half Day- Full Day
  2. Come fly high above the gnarly Green River Gorge on a string of 11, famously fast zip-lines and 3 huge rappels!

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    25.5 miles
    Duration
  3. Rumbling Bald is one of the biggest and best bouldering destinations in the southeast, if not the country, offering at least 882 documented problems with plenty more unofficial routes.

    Difficulty
    4 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    21.0 miles
    Duration
  4. The Linville Gorge has got everything you could ever want in a wilderness area: quality climbing, hiking, and trail running as well as stunning beauty.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    43.7 miles
    Duration
    Full day
  5. A refreshing rappel, under the careful guidance of Green River Adventures, down 200' Bradley Falls!

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    26.0 miles
    Duration
  6. Some of the closest bouldering to Asheville, Corner Rock is a large, overhanging formation with plenty of great problems, and it was even used in the film, The Last of the Mohicans.

    Difficulty
    4 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    16.3 miles
    Duration
  7. Come solo, or gather your crew, and come for the best adventure in downtown; "climb on" at Climbmax!

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    1.7 miles
    Duration
    1-4 hours
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