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Salad Days 

YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c [details]
FA: Dave Lanman 1988
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Submitted By: jamie Hamilton on Sep 30, 2009

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  • Access is limited in the spring and summer due to peregrine falcon nesting; so there are some closures. Checking with the Adirondack Climbers Coalition or the NYDEC can provide the closure status.
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  • Description 

    Varied climbing on holds which get progressively smaller as you go. Start in the open book and climb to a thin crack which forms as the corner disappears. Layback the crack until it seams out and forces you to crimp on small painful edges. Crank some thin moves (ie don't break a nail) up and right to good holds. Up some easier climbing clipping a widely spaced bolt. Head left to the anchor atop the Howling. The first 5.13 in the park!


    35'right of Pillar in the right leaning open book.



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