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A Pilgrim's Progress 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Dave Loeks, 1974
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Submitted By: kyle lefkoff on Sep 22, 2013

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Description 

A Pilgrim's Progress ascends a splitter finger crack and roofs above on spectacular white Gunks stone at the far right (east) end of Skytop.

The tree which shaded the route has fallen over, leaving it a more exposed line to the fixed anchors at the top of the cliff.

Well protected throughout, APP is well worth the walk, and a must do for any aspiring Gunks gourmet.

Location 

The last nice cliff feature at the end of Skytop. You can't miss it cause there's nothing past it.

Protection 

Standard Gunks Rack, with an emphasis on the finger sized stuff.


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Rich Gottlieb sending APP, like butter.
Rich Gottlieb sending APP, like butter.

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By Dana Bartlett
From: CT
Apr 8, 2014

There is quite a bit of climbing past Pilgrim's Progress.