Grand Wall Falcon Closure

The Squamish Access Society has been notified by BC Parks of a further falcon closure, effective immediately.

Part of the Grand Wall is closed: from above the Sword pitch to Bellygood ledge.  The Sword itself is open.

We have confirmed that at least one notice (at the Titanic trail leading up from the new parking lot) has been updated, but it is only a bold script addition to the usually closed climbs.

We recognize the implications of this closure.  Surrounding details, on which there is not much clarity, are many.  Please be patient as we work with BC Parks on getting more information.

  1. Just wondering, If the falcons are nesting on the Grand. Are Freeway, Europa , and the other climbs usually closed due to falcon nesting now open?

  2. As of June 30, all falcon closures have been lifted and BC Parks staff are updating/removing signs.

    Have fun climbing!

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