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The Southeast flank runs roughly ENE for over a mile, a precipitous, complex assortment of steep slopes, pocket ravines, and gullies, many of which hide good ice flows.
Walk the trailhead road to the parking lot and then take the Boulderwoods path back eastward. For the low-lying routes like the Waterfall, stay low, following the general directions from the 2008 Adirondack Rock guidebook; for climbing the higher tiers, sticking to the Black Arches Wall Path is better. Expect approach for the lower routes to be close to an hour, up to 2 hours for Leap of Faith, for the higher lines to be 45 minutes.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Southeast Slopes:
Leap of Faith WI3 Ice, 1 pitch, 100'
DR. Drip WI3+ Ice, 1 pitch, 50'
Tier Drops WI4- M3+ R Trad, Mixed, Ice, 3 pitches, 180'
Renegade M5-6 PG13 Mixed, 1 pitch, 150'
West Coast Connection WI4- M4 PG13 Trad, Mixed, Ice, 1 pitch, 60'
Crystal Breeze WI3 Ice, 1 pitch, 120'
Providence WI3 M2 Mixed, Ice, 2 pitches, 265'
Fifi's Frozen Fingers WI4- Ice, 1 pitch, 60'
Sola Gratia WI3 M3 X Mixed, Ice, 3 pitches, 300'
Immigrant Song WI3+ M2+ Trad, Mixed, Ice, 1 pitch, 50'
Waterfall Wall WI3 Trad, Ice, 6 pitches, 730'
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Providence WI3 M2 NY : Adirondacks : ... : Southeast Slopes
P1 M2 165': Climb the corner to its end on a broad ledge.P2 WI3 100': Climb the ice slab to a short headwall and through this into the woods.P1 begins up a narrow thread of ice deeply ensconced in the corner crack. After passing a narrow, steep spot, the going gets easier as the ice fattens and a chimney offers some refuge....[more] Browse More Classics in NY
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