Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New - School of Rock
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
c. The Practice Face

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Drifting Arrow T 
Espresso T 
High Falls T 

c. The Practice Face 


Photos: Recent | Best | Popular
Page Views: 1,905
Administrators: Justin Johnsen, The Stoned Master, Kristine Hoffman
Submitted By: NEGuiding on Apr 23, 2009
Forecast:
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
Partly Cloudy
85° | 54°
Clear
78° | 54°
Clear
80° | 57°
Clear
81° | 60°
Thunderstorm
81° | 59°
You & This Area
Best routes for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Know the location? Show us! We need it for cool new features!
Joey on 'Lactic Acid and Ladybugs' 5.11b
Seasonal Falcon Closure: Update MORE INFO >>>

Description 

You can rappel from the top of the practice face down a bolted rappel line with a single 60m rope.

From the top, traverse carefully to the left corner of the buttress to a smallish tree with two rap-bolts by it's base. The bolts are hidden behind some rock, so it's tough to find. There is a tree with slings and rings about 20 feet above this rap station if you need to protect this approach (it is loose/slippery). Rappel on a single 60m rope to a second set of rap-bolts hidden next to the second large tree below. (-Larry S.)


Getting There 

Follow the trail up the Talus field by the Cold Air Cave


3 Total Routes


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


Featured Route For c. The Practice Face
Ryan on the crux traverse pitch of High Falls.

High Falls 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  PA : Delaware Water Gap (PA) : ... : c. The Practice Face
P1 - Move easily up the bottom of the practice wall, thru a short hand crack an past a single pointless bolt to the ledge. Optional belay from here, but it's a straight shot to the next belay.P2 - Follow the path of least resistance up the face above to gain the large left facing corner. Either go left of the rotting tree up a small right facing corner then traverse right into the bigger corner further up, or go right of the tree and up some lichen covered rock directly to the b...[more]   Browse More Classics in PA

Photos of c. The Practice Face Slideshow Add Photo
Ryan on the crux traverse pitch of High Falls.
BETA PHOTO: Ryan on the crux traverse pitch of High Falls.
Comments on c. The Practice Face Add Comment
Show which comments
By Larry S
Jun 26, 2012

You can rappel from the top of the practice face down a bolted rappel line with a single 60m rope.

From the top, traverse carefully to the left corner of the buttress to a smallish tree with two rap-bolts by it's base. The bolts are hidden behind some rock, so it's tough to find. There is a tree with slings and rings about 20 feet above this rap station if you need to protect this approach (it is loose/slippery). Rappel on a single 60m rope to a second set of rap-bolts hidden next to the second large tree below.