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Morning Glory Alcove

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Morning Glory Alcove Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 80'
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A small horseshoe shaped alcove on the right side of great head (looking at cliff from the ocean).

Getting There 

from top of cliff walk left (facing ocean), and down a sloping terrace. locate the two bolt anchor and rap down 80ft to a small pedestal to belay.

Climbing Season

For the Acadia National Park area.

Weather station 11.8 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Morning Glory Alcove

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Morning Glory Alcove:
Morning Glory   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Black watch   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Corsair   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Highlander   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Featured Route For Morning Glory Alcove
Rock Climbing Photo: Charlie seconding my lead

Morning Glory 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  ME : Acadia National Park : ... : Morning Glory Alcove
From the belay ledge, climb a ramp untill it steepens and then traverse left to a small stance below a large left facing corner. at the third bolt in the corner move left to the arete...[more]   Browse More Classics in ME

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