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Potter Mountain 
Summit Cliff 

Silver Lake Rock Climbing 

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Location: 44.5167, -73.8228 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Jim Lawyer on Mar 30, 2010
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The top pitch of Siamese Right, Potter Mountain.


New York State recently acquired an easement for public recreation to this 17,000 acre area. Known by locals simply as "Silver Lake", this area comprises 14 or more cliffs on two mountains -- Silver Lake Mountain and Potter Mountain.

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Getting There 

From Wilmington, take Bonnie View Road to its end, then left onto Silver Lake Road. Within 4 miles you'll see the cliffs on the right.

Climbing Season

Weather station 14.0 miles from here

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Featured Route For Silver Lake

Violent Stems WI5 M6  NY : Adirondacks : ... : Summit Cliff
An amazing route, sustained, high-quality. Climb thin ice on slab to ledge 30' up, then stem violently up the unrelenting corner to top. Crux at the bottom of the corner where it overhangs.The cliff faces south, but the ice deep in the corner is usually good....[more]   Browse More Classics in NY

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