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The Great Corner

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Blue Suede Shoes S 
EthWheel Crack T 
Great Corner, The T 
Standard Route T 
Steel Monkey T 
VJ's T 
VJ's Direct T 

The Great Corner Rock Climbing 


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Location: 44.7326, -72.09117 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: TSluiter on Oct 13, 2015
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Description 

Slabs at the bottom all the way up to the big headwall (dubbed 'The Great Corner') at the top. Many good climbs all throughout this area, generally very clean and well-traveled. From easy slab to difficult aid, you can have it here.

Getting There 

After passing the house-sized boulder on your way in, continue up the climbers path that trends right along the base of the cliffs. Within ~5 minutes you will come to a large (relatively) flat area. Look up and you will be directly under the Great Corner.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 5.9 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',2],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',3],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Great Corner

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Great Corner:
VJ's   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Trad, 3 pitches, 400'   
VJ's Direct   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
EthWheel Crack   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Featured Route For The Great Corner
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The Great Corner 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  Vermont : Wheeler Mountain : The Great Corner
Easy(ish) climbing with micro cams to yellow aliens leads to a good stance where and awkward move or two gets you into tips liebacking with micro stoppers. Fire up to the pin (I would back it up) and then from there it's a small wire placement or two till you hit the bolt. The guide book says there are two pins but the second one is no longer there so you have to place gear in the crux section in order to reach the bolt. Easier climbing above the bolt gets you to the rap rings. The climbing ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Vermont

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