North Corner Rock Climbing
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The collection of crags, North Corner, East Corner, West Corner, and South Corner lies to the south of the larger formation, The Heap. The North Corner, a pleasant appearing crag, is the largest of the four. It stretches in a Northeast to Southwest direction. Its routes include, Easter Island
, Jihad, SS Maywood
, Calling on you, Moscow, and What the French Girl Said.
From 705, go north to 707, then east on 707a, then quickly southeast on 707af. Take the right fork and go around the north side of John's Tower. Slightly to the right will be North Corner.
Climbing Season For the Upper Blair area.
Weather station 1.8 miles from here
5 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in North Corner
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for North Corner:
SS Maywood 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Featured Route For North Corner
SS Maywood 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b WY
: ... : North Corner
A good wide hand and fist crack on the North Corner. This route sees very little sun. Approach from FR705AF parking area. Hike past the 8 Ball, then uphill to the left of Long John's Tower which is directly behind the 8 Ball (tough break) with several good looking easy cracks on its north face. From the ridge left of Long John's Tower, the climb is clearly visible as a giant, left-facing dihedral on the left side of North Corner. Approach from the ledge on the right. Good rap rings, 100' d...[more] Browse More Classics in WY