The Harpers Ferry region includes cliffs in all 3 states MD, WV, and VA due to their close proximity to each other all the information is contained here under Maryland.
Harpers Ferry is located 17 miles South-West of Fredrick Maryland on interstate 340 where it crosses the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers. The individual cliffs should provide specific parking information. The Mark train and Amtrack both stop at Harpers Ferry.
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Spectacular Spectacle 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c A3 Trad, Aid, 4 pitches, 200' Maryland Heights, MD : Train Tunnel Wall
Black Tie Affair 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ E6 6b Trad, 2 pitches, 170' Maryland Heights, MD : Train Tunnel Wall
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Salty Dog Saloon 5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b MD : Harper's Ferry : Balcony Jr.
Excellent route. Begin 20-25' left of Forearm Furnace, next to the black 3' tall step. Climb up to and around the inverted ramp roof to the left (alternatively, pull the roof directly) (a piece of fixed gear exists on the lip of the overhang at the crux). Climb up and then right to gain the left-facing corner then run to the top where you will find anchors. (Indy)...[more] Browse More Classics in MD