Thumb Press Right
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Frequent Peregrine Falcon Closures about Feb-July on MD Heights, Mandatory Sign in for Maryland Heights. WV and VA crags are Closed to climbing.
Peregrine Falcons closures are very often in place particularly around February to the end of July and will affect almost all of Maryland Heights and not likely the other surrounding cliffs. Please check Harper's Ferry Alerts prior to visiting. goto nps.gov/hafe/planyourvisit
and you may need to expand the page to "View all alerts"
Registration is required prior to climbing on Maryland Heights. To register visit the Lower Town Information Center.
Climbing is Closed in all of Virginia and West Virginia at Harper's Ferry
If you want a more continuous challenge, start anywhere on the right-facing corner/ramp down and right from the quartz vein and climb up to the detached layback flake just right of the quartz vein. Haul yourself up that until you join the quartz vein, and finish on Thumb Press.
Just right of Thumb Press
Trees @ top for anchor. This entire wall can go, though sometimes tricky and a tad ran out, on gear.