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Location: 42.6168, -70.7294 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Old Timer, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: jim.dangle on Aug 20, 2013
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Description 

This is the right scrubby face bisected by a crack (Gomez the Cat). The rock quality is good, but this face was/is thickly buried in a mixture of moss, lichen, and leaves.

Getting There 

This is right of Turk Face and visible from the path.

Climbing Season

For the Cape Ann area.

Weather station 6.0 miles from here

3 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',2],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['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 Furry Face
Gomez the Cat, 5.5.

Gomez the Cat 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a  MA : Cape Ann : ... : Furry Face
This is one of Cape Ann's nicer crack climbs! Gomez the Cat is a little reminiscent of Tin Man but milder being lower angle. It follows a gently widening top to bottom crack that goes from incipient seam to off-size fingers. The bottom of the crack is too thin for gear so friction easily up to a nice stance and place pro. This is a sweet, mellow climb named in memory of a sweet, mellow guy and an ideal first lead. The crux might be the opening mantle. The climb has just recently bee...[more]   Browse More Classics in MA

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