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Sisters' Corner and Ampitheater Area

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Sisters' Corner and Ampitheater Area Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 1,062'
Location: 39.66612, -78.77856 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Frances Fierst, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Michael Fraizer on Nov 16, 2014
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Description 

This area is the next crag to the north of the expansive area known as Cumberhoney Wall. There is a fair amount of junk at along the base of the crag undoubtedly tossed from where the road runs closest to the top of the crag.

For a more thorough description of the entire area and adjacent climbing areas check out Indy's Guide at "indy-adventures.net/climbing/g...

Getting There 

This area starts about 700' north of the Jim Pick rock cairn. The arete that marks the south/climber's right end of the area is about 50' north of the large roof that is the crux of "I Wanna Live". The second arete after "I Wanna Live" is Little Jimmie's Arete which is also where the trail directly meets the wall again (in Sisters' Corner).

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 0.3 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',2],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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String Theory 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  Maryland : The Narrows aka Lover's Lea... : Sisters' Corner and Ampithe...
This starts to the right of Little Jimmy - go right about 20' from the left end of the ledge above the trail.The line is indistinct - you could do anything from 5.4 to 5.8 depending on whether you go around the little overhangs or straight up them. The rock good but this route doesn't get climbed much. Near the top you work left to catch the final roof on Little Jimmy Arete....[more]   Browse More Classics in Maryland

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