As of 6/23/14, the seasonal falcon closure is lifted early due to an inactive nest site.
There is a seasonal closure from January to July for Mt. Minsi on the Pennsylvania side of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. This is subject to being lifted early due to failure to nest or early fledging.
For more information contact:
Allan Ambler Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area Division of Resource Management and Science 294 Old Milford Road Milford, PA 18337
Phone (570) 296-6952 x 22
This information is a public crowdsourcing effort between the Access Fund,
and Mountain Project. You should confirm closures, restrictions, and/or related dates.
Shaded most of the day, stays wet throught out morning on somedays. Sevral worthwhile routes exist here. 2 bolts exist on the 80' high belay ledge angled/positioned for proper rope threading for rappelling.
This is the left-facing wall of the buttress containing the Practice Face.
"Climb the middle of the cat wall starting right where the "Cat Walk" traverse to the practice face begins. There is a bolted belay next to a medium size tree directly above, halfway up the wall. It is 5.5, but you may have to hunt for the 5.5 moves, a direct line will be a bit harder. Gear in the beginning seemed sparse, better up high. For P2, the crux is right off the belay ledge. Start just left of the belay/tree and move up in an alcove, Get good gear and pull the overhang, then sprint up 7...[more]Browse More Classics in PA