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French Maid Area

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French Maid Area Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: John-Michael Judson on Sep 12, 2011


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This area is one of the areas threatened by the new development. It's home to several Bald classics and I'm really surprised it hasn't been added here yet.

Getting There 

Past the Devil Boulder and left past the classic overhang boulder. Continue to far side of large top-rope boulder.

Climbing Season

For the West Side Boulders area.

Weather station 6.0 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in French Maid Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for French Maid Area:
French Maid    V7 7A+     Boulder, 12'   
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Featured Route For French Maid Area

The Butler V7 7A+  North Carolina : Rumbling Bald : ... : French Maid Area
Regarded in the guidebook to be just as good as The French Maid. Try the moves and you will see that is a valid assessment.Start the same as FM, but at the point where you hit the left hand Freedom Hold/R.A.S.P., go right hand instead to use the hold as a sidepull. Shuffle your left hand on some small crimps on the shaded underside of the boulder to hike your feet up. Make a large left hand toss to a three finger, 2-pad edge, just below the lip of the boulder. Core up and get to the glory jug at...[more]   Browse More Classics in North Carolina

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