We've made some changes! New hosting provider (faster, more responsive pages), latest and greatest versions of the web site content management system and the membership management system.
New look and feel, easy access to climbing area waivers on every page, better looking e-mail newsletters, easier search for membership status and rebolting work, month and list view for the events calendar, site search, and more! The site is also more mobile friendly and should work well across all devices.
The Carolina Climbers Coalition is currently seeking a new Northern Mountains Representative as well as a Southern Piedmont Representative to join our volunteer Board of Directors.
Almost ⅓ of America’s climbing is on National Forest lands. In North Carolina, on Pisgah & Nantahala National Forest alone, there are thousands of boulder problems and climbing routes on many dozens of discrete crags and boulderfields. Popular, historic, and beloved climbing areas like Linville Gorge, Looking Glass Rock, Whitesides, Cedar Rock and others are all found on the more than 1 million acres of Pisgah & Nantahala National Forest. In the Carolinas and across the country, National Forests are a significant and precious climbing resource.
The Carolina Climbers Coalition is thrilled to announce the launch of our gym ambassadors program. CCC gym ambassadors are passionate spokespeople who will share the mission of the CCC with their gym to crag community.
Gym Ambassador Requirements:
Ambassadors must have a home gym at which they are a member or employee (staff, manager, route setter, etc).
Meet monthly with the CCC's Marketing and Events Coordinator (Alycia) to strategize and plan upcoming gatherings at ambassador’s home gym.
The peregrine eyrie (nesting location) has moved at Laurel Knob. It is no longer on Fathom and it is now in the Dillard Canyon. Two actions are effective immediately:
All routes in the Dillard Canyon are closed until Aug 15.
All routes right of Dillard Canyon are now open year-round.
Thank you for respecting peregrine falcon closures and our efforts to protect this great species.
We were honored to be featured in a full article by Boogixote's writer Garrett Bethman
Click here for the full article about stewarding Pilot Mountain and the NC Climbers Festival.
Thanks for being part of our community!
The Carolina Climbers Coalition is currently seeking a new J.E.D.I. (Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion) board member to join our volunteer Board of Directors, with the position beginning in May 2023.