After walking from Piedmont to the Front Porch, continue along the path for another 100 yards or so until you come to another section where the path widens out and the wall begins to over hang onto the path. There are several large flake-like rocks hanging out that you can hang gear on while racking. The first climb in this area, Unexpected Party, starts just to the left of these
Parking at Piedmont St, follow the road downhill and back to your right. At the end of this alley walk back into the woods following the obvious trail. Eventually you will come to an overhanging rock with a chair beneath it (Front Porch); continue past this area, staying on the same major trail, for another 100 yards.
From the Unexpected Party ledge, climb the wall directly behind the pine tree rappel. The lower portion of this wall is great quality rock. The crux is a small roof-like feature that has great holds on the face but could be a hard reach for a novice leader. Once over this feature gain the long ledge, about 2 feet wide. From this ledge there are 2 options: belay from here and follow the ledge to the Tunnel of Love rappel, or climb up the next face to the top of the wall and then walk to Tunnel...[more]Browse More Classics in MD