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Classic historical climb in the Adirondacks. Reputed to be the first technical ascent back in 1850. Ascend the dike then exit to slab, follow slide to the summit. A good Ice and Snow climb as well.


Route History:

There is no known route history.


Located in Adirondacks approx:
Lat/Long: 43.911773,-74.381490

Route Grade Citations

Class 4 Community registered grade
4th Class John Rolka

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 74%

Lead Styles

Lead styles pie chart

Comments keywords

hard great nice tricky exposed slippery interesting

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