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YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V British: S 4b

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 30'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V British: S 4b [details]
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Submitted By: Steve Marr on Apr 12, 2003
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Rapping off Maiden (and checking out crack to the ...


Maiden is located down and to the left of Reynold's east face at the base of the southwest face, and right of Pooh Corner. The climb ascends the rightmost of two hand cracks on a boulder at the base of the wall to a small shelf. Walk off to the left.


Light rack with hand sized cams.

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By Darin Lang
Apr 21, 2003
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b

A good beginner lead that can be sewn up with hexes and stoppers (although the hand-sized cams may be more convenient). A bit of an airy step-across at the top of the crack to reach the belay, where a large cam is helpful (but not absolutely necessary)

Probably closer to 1.8 stars. A nice, easy hand crack.

By Jason Funk
From: Salt Lake City, UT
May 19, 2008

Nice warm up/ beginner's route- I agree the face climbing traverse at the end could possibly catch an aspiring leader by surprise. There is a walk off by ledge to the right and down an easy chute (watch out for a few loose steps).

By Lori DeBardelaben
Jul 12, 2010

There is now two bolt anchor at the top of this climb, so you do not have to do the traverse.

Aug 15, 2010
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b

Absolutely wonderful warm-up. Climb this then the left side to get the day started.

By Rodger Raubach
Mar 12, 2011
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b

An OK climb, but better bring some tape. Brutally crystalline rock!

By Michael Byczynski
From: Denver, CO
May 6, 2012
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b

Easy, fun.

By NickinCO
From: colorado
Jun 3, 2012
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c

Thought this was harder than Edwards, weird. Did it as a warm up and had no idea what it was. Figured it was easy 5.8. Good hands the whole way, but a lot steeper than Edwards.

By Twoax Porter
From: Loveland, CO
Aug 23, 2013
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b PG13

This is a great training climb! If you're new to crack climbing like me, then setting up a top rope from the anchor makes it easy to progress your technique by letting you do several runs without having to constantly take down and set up. A fun route can also be done just to the left of Maiden from the same anchor. It starts with a lieback and ends with a chimney.