Poke-O-Moonshine has several tiers above the main face. Some of these are be accessed via a Descent Gully described in "Adirondack Rock". These small sections of cliffs can go as high as 150' or so.
From the climbers trail, you'll go left when you hit the main face. From here, follow a trail to a large old waterfall/gully. Follow this up loose rock to the top, continue walking straight till the next wall. This is the start of the "Second Tier". There are several Tiers. Use the book "Adirondack Rock" for more details...
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Pollen Junkies 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c NY : Adirondacks : ... : Poke-O-Moonshine Second Tie...
This route is marked by an 8 foot high right leaning ramp. The top of the ramp gives way to a splitter hand crack with a pine tree growing out of it 30 feet up. Jam the crack past the tree until the crack widens (3.5-4). Exit the crack to gain a clean slab with a finger crack at its top. Climb the finger crack to the slung pine tree. NOTE:**This line is an absolute rope stretcher. It can be safely rappelled with a 60 meter rope but one should NOT be lowered while the gear is still in pl...[more] Browse More Classics in NY
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