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Old Route

 

Page Type: Route

Location: New York, United States, North America

Lat/Lon: 44.12890°N / 73.7725°W

Object Title: Old Route

Route Type: Rock Climb

Time Required: Most of a day

Difficulty: 5.4

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Created/Edited: Dec 16, 2001 / Dec 16, 2001

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Approach


via Stimson Trail / Ausable Club. To get to the base of the cliff, scramble down to the right of the cliff.

Route Description


1 Pitch

The right end of the cliff is more broken and lower-angled. The old route offers several variations up the left side of this section.

pitch 1 - Take any of three starts just right of the twin fingercracks to gain the easy rock in the middle of the climb. The standard finish climbs the short chimney through the roof, or alternatively and harder, cracks to its left.

Essential Gear


Large nuts are helpful, plus a standard rack.

Beta


"Climbing in the Adirondacks, A Guide to Rock and Ice Routes in the Adirondack Park"
Third Edition
By: Don Mellor
Adirondack Mountain Club Publication

Miscellaneous Info


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