Climbing Pilot Mountain

Trip Info

  • Dates: 9/24
  • Pre-Trip Meeting: Wed 7pm before the trip
  • Trip Description: The Saura, a Native Americantribe of the North Carolina Piedmont region, knew the mountain as Jomeokee,meaning the Great Guide. The 2421-foot quartzite crystal manadnock marks a point of uplift from a seafloor that existed roughly 600 million years ago. The cliffs of Pilot Mountain provide the perfect introduction to outdoor top-rope climbing. Your team will learn knots, belaying, climbing technique, and safety management. This climbing expedition always provides plenty of challenge, fun, and connection with other Tar Heels at the crag!
  • Activity Level: Moderate
  • Cost: $55