Climbing in Alabama

Here are a few pictures form Sand Rock, located just south of The Little River Canyon near Fort Payne.
Sorry, these pictures were taken before I had a digital camera.
Me at the crux of Misty (5.11) My favorite sport route.  The route is about 60ft. and  overhangs about 6 feet.  Despite the appearance in these pictures, at this point you are actually about 20 feet off the ground and over a three foot gap between the wall the belay rock.  You do not want to fall before clipping the first bolt.
Will climbing Comfortably Numb Sand Rock's longest route at 80 feet.  The first 25 feet in on a steep slab that cannot be protected.  Will is approaching the crux just above the slab in the first picture.  The third picture is the curx.  From that point the top the route overhangs about 10 feet.
Marye Jo on Gravy Train (5.10b/c).  This is my favorite trad route and virtually impossible to protect the last 10 feet.  A little scary!
Will climbing Cashmere  (about 5.8 or 5.9) at The Palisades near Oneonta, Alabama.  This is a fun roof that is not too hard.  This was the first place we ever climbed outside.  The only problem with this place is there is a city park at the top of the wall and kids throw rocks over the edge. These pictures are form about 1997 or 1998.
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A few pictures by others taken at Sand Rock Alabama.

To the right is a climber on one of several great sandstone flake routs.  I think both of these climbs are located near Sun Wall and Sand Trap, north of the parking area.
Now this is a dyno!!
Almost there.  My forearms are about to give out just looking at this climb.