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Rock City State Forest

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Rock City State Forest  

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Location: 42.2084, -78.7083 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Randy Aristotle on Oct 19, 2012
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Multiple rock outcroppings contained within Rock City State Forest near Ellicottville, NY. The vast majority of the climbing is bouldering, but there are a few opportunities for top roping.

Getting There 

Take Hungry Hollow from route 219 to its highest point of elevation and you'll find the forest road that leads to the boulders. Most of the rocks are situated in close proximity to the forest road.

Climbing Season

Weather station 6.4 miles from here

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Around the Rock House V1 5  NY : Rock City State Forest
This is a Traverse around the 'Rock House' rock. There is a small portion that is exposed from dripping water from the roof above - thus that part is a bit mossy, so the small pockets are a bit of a pain. If this route was cleaned up and moss removed I would downgrade this to a V1-. At the end of the climb - climb up the corner to the natural walk path and walk off the rock....[more]   Browse More Classics in NY

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