Avg: 3.5 from 4 votes
|Type:||Trad, Aid, 80 ft (24 m), Grade II|
|FA:||John Kelbel 1999|
|Page Views:||2,710 total · 19/month|
|Shared By:||Dominic Albanese on Jul 26, 2009|
Registration is required prior to climbing on Maryland Heights. To register for climbing on MD Heights visit the Lower Town Information Center (however not required during Covid)
Cliffs that are closed to climbing and bouldering are Jefferson Rock, and the various quarry sites and small rock outcrops along Shenandoah Street. Virginia Rock Climbing is close which is basically the Virginia Cliff.
All Parking is closed on Sandy Hook Rd by the County Department of Highways including the trail head for Maryland Heights.
A great aid pitch for the intermediate aid climber. Good gear is had though there are several body weight only pieces. Be careful in the first twenty feet until i reliable piece can be placed.
While a great line on its on this is also the first pitch of the full length climb Spectacular Spectacle
To descend rap from fixed gear (two fixed nuts as of 06) on the ledge at the end of the route.