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Chossmonaut T 
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In the Beginning T 
Providence T 
Straits of Fear T 

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Description 

This is the tallest section of cliff, geographically it is in the vicinity of the gigantic left-facing corner where Providence begins.
The left side of this are degenerates rapidly into broken, overgrown, and dirty choss. Most of the routes begin near the "funnel's base", where the rock is clean (by Crane standards), then branch off from a few common starts.

Getting There 

As per Slanting Cracks Wall directions. The gigantic left-facing corner at the base of the tallest stretch of rock.

Climbing Season



Weather station 6.5 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',3],['5.7',1],['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 Main Face

In the Beginning 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13  NY : Adirondacks : ... : Main Face
P1: Climb up a left-rising flake/crack, make a tricky step left to a right-rising crack and follow it to a broken dike. Traverse left 20', dropping slightly, to belay at an oak tree under a right-facing corner with a squeeze chimney.P2: Up the chimney until it is possible to climb out left onto the outside corner, which turns out to be a pile of stacked blocks. Hope they stay together! Continue up, following the corner system. Eventually, hit easing slab to the top...[more]   Browse More Classics in NY

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