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Eagle Bluff

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Eagle Bluff 


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Description 

Eagle Bluff is CLiftons most popular and well known climbing area with over 130 routes. Climbers of all kind will find enjoyable lines, with the majority of the routes ranging from 5.9-5.11 sport.


Getting There 

From the intersection of route 9 and 180, drive 2.6 miles south on route 180. Just after a gated gravel road on the left, look for a small dirt pullout and the approach trail.


37 Total Routes


['4 Stars',6],['3 Stars',15],['2 Stars',13],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',4],['5.7',1],['5.8',4],['5.9',6],['5.10',10],['5.11',6],['5.12',6],['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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Eagle Bluff:
Easy Stuff   5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3c     Trad, 1 pitch, 35'   
Pried and Joy   5.5 4b 13 IV+ MS 4a     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Witch Wonder   5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c     Trad, 2 pitches, 160'   
Upside down staircase   5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
Slice of the Gunks   5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch   
Walk on the Mild Side   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c     Sport, 2 pitches, 200'   
Happy Face   5.9- 5c 17 VI HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
The Tax Is Too Steep   5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a     Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 75'   
Crankcase   5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a     Trad, Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 40'   
Bivy Route   5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Wheaties   5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
The Eagle's Gift   5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Attitude Adjuster   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
highlander   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b     Trad, Sport, 2 pitches, 165'   
Where Eagles Dare   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b     Trad, 3 pitches, 250'   
Entrance Exam   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 35'   
Blaze of Glory   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 110'   
Chinese Water Torture Direct   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 30'   
Eagle Direct   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Featured Route For Eagle Bluff
Crux Roof of Eagle's Gift

The Eagle's Gift 5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a  ME : Clifton Crags : Eagle Bluff
An awesome route with thin slab/face climbing plus a small roof.Start up a slab trending slightly left past bolts and some small ledges to base of roof. Pull over the roof to an alcove and move right to an airy bolt anchor around corner. 165' of rope will just get you back to the ground....[more]   Browse More Classics in ME

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By Travis Dustin
From: Hollis, NH
Jul 6, 2012

What is the approach like?

By Scott Brown
Oct 29, 2012

10-15 minutes

By Matty Zane
From: Freedom
Feb 10, 2014

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