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Beam Me Up Scotty T,TR 
Captain's Log T,TR 
Hanky T,TR 
Kling-On, The T,TR 
Spock T,TR 
T.P. T,TR 
Under Kling-On, The TR 

The Kling-On 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Taino on Jan 4, 2007

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BETA PHOTO: The Kling-On

Description 

Tricky start with a thin crux and an honest-to-goodness "naughty finger-pocket", this route is the best on the wall. If you avoid the crux by moving left or right, it's not nearly as interesting.

Location 

Climb the obvious dihedral to right of Captain's Log. Easy walk-off.

Protection 

Never led it; the pro looks acceptable. All gear anchor or double-bolted anchor; the DBA is better-used on the routes to the right, so build your own.


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I think my first 5.7
I think my first 5.7

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By Gunkiemike
May 3, 2010

The tree shown in the photo at the base of the route is no longer there, a victim of climbers' feet no doubt.
By Valerie Bachinsky
From: West Sand Lake, NY
Jul 10, 2010

A fun climb!
By Kevin Heckeler
From: Upstate New York
Jul 12, 2010
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

Variety of face moves and stemming techniques used to get to the ceiling/bulge (crux), then a couple exposed moves and slopey feet to get over. Very exhilerating. One of the better climbs I've done at Peter's Kill.
By H..
From: Washingtonville NY
Jun 27, 2013

the pro is good. can sink a nut in at the crux, and easy to bail to easier terrain if you get sketched.