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Roger's Rock, Lake George, NY


Member Since: Jun 14, 2010
Last Visit: 18 hours ago
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
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Roger's Rock, Lake George, NY

Roger's Rock, Lake George, NY

Valerie Bachinsky : Misc Pics

Oct 29, 2011

climbing ice in chapel pond canyon

climbing ice in chapel pond canyon

Valerie Bachinsky : Misc Pics

Jan 21, 2011

Climbing at Shelving Rock

Climbing at Shelving Rock

Valerie Bachinsky : Misc Pics

Nov 5, 2010

Climbing at Stewart's Ledges, near Lake George NY

Climbing at Stewart's Ledges, near Lake George NY

Valerie Bachinsky : Misc Pics

Nov 5, 2010

Contributed Comments

 

Location: MN : Interstate SP (Taylors Fall... : Minnesota Strip : Photo
By: Valerie Bachinsky When: Jul 26, 2013

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Comments: beautiful


Location: NY : Adirondacks : Crane Mountain : Diagonal Ramp Wall : Leapin' Louie (5.10a PG13) : Photo
By: Valerie Bachinsky When: Sep 14, 2012

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Comments: the invincible poodle for which the route is named


Location: WY : Pinedale Area : Lizard Rocks/Honzel and Gre...
By: Valerie Bachinsky When: Aug 16, 2012

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Comments: Big pile o' choss. Like MH said above, the rock just crumbled underneath are feet and the bolting was not intelligently thought out. We were in WY on vacation and were sorry we wasted the time to go here. If you're in the area for a day and need somewhere to go, choose Stonehenge instead...higher quality rock and climbing


Location: NY : Adirondacks : High Peaks : Noonmark Mountain : Weissner Route (5.8) : Photo
By: Valerie Bachinsky When: May 7, 2012

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Comments: The bolt could possibly be an artifact left over from when Verplank Colvin surveyed the Adirondacks in the 1870's. I believe that Noonmark was a mostly forested summit until Colvin and his crew cleared it in order to facilitate conductting the survey (as is the case with several other Adirondack summits.


Location: NY : The Gunks : The Trapps : c. Frog's Head - the Arch : Arch (5.5)
By: Valerie Bachinsky When: Oct 18, 2011

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Comments: Thought I led the 2nd pitch but not sure if I was actually on it. Felt like 5.5 but was very dirty and didn't look like it gets climbed much. I did break through a small roof with a piton, there was 2 death blocks directly beneath which added challenge to the move due to making certain I didn't disturb them. Be careful there...I initially pulled on one and it moved...very scary. Finished in a left-facing corner with a piton.


Location: NY : The Gunks : The Trapps : f. The Guides' Wall (Madame... : Bitchy Virgin (5.5)
By: Valerie Bachinsky When: Jul 29, 2011

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Comments: Loved the first pitch. The second pitch had a scary run-out. Found myself in a difficult spot as I was wandering to find gear. Ended up about 15 feet above my last piece which was a white tricam! Definitely felt that I was in a 'cannot fall' situation. Not for the beginning 5.5 leader...don't be lured by the G-PG rating in the book.


Location: NY : Adirondacks : Keene Valley Region : Beer Walls : CWI (5.6)
By: Valerie Bachinsky When: Apr 23, 2011

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Comments: Fun Route! Don't pass this one by as a just a dirty corner. Lapped it four times and climbed it a different way each time. Great route for practicing various techniques.


Location: CA : Yosemite National Park : Yosemite Valley : Royal Arches
By: Valerie Bachinsky When: Sep 28, 2010

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Comments: I parked at the Ahwahnee 9/23/2010 and had no problems.


Location: NY : The Gunks : Peterskill : Enterprise Wall : The Kling-On (5.7)
By: Valerie Bachinsky When: Jul 10, 2010

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Comments: A fun climb!


Location: NY : The Gunks : Peterskill : Enterprise Wall : Captain's Log (5.4)
By: Valerie Bachinsky When: Jul 10, 2010

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Comments: A little hard to toprope due to how the route wanders left and right up the wall. We remedied this be just going straight up over the bulge(5.5) near the top.


Contributed Forum Posts

Topic Title Forum Author Date
re: East Side Lake George SuggestionsEastern StatesValerie BachinskyJun 23, 2014
re: Beta on Little Finger in Adirondacks (lake george area)Eastern StatesValerie BachinskyJun 1, 2014
re: Backpackers that don't want to don a harness....Trad ClimbingValerie BachinskyMay 28, 2014
re: Summer AdirondacksEastern StatesValerie BachinskyMay 26, 2014
re: New Adirondack guide?Eastern StatesValerie BachinskyMay 26, 2014
re: What's your biggest camp cooking gripe/challengeGeneral ClimbingValerie BachinskyFeb 27, 2014
re: Albany or Close By Climbing Partner?Eastern StatesValerie BachinskyFeb 10, 2014
re: adirondack campgrounds w/ hikingEastern StatesValerie BachinskyDec 15, 2013
re: Gunks partner Wednesday 10/9 (and most other Wednesdays).Eastern StatesValerie BachinskyOct 19, 2013
Gunks partner Wednesday 10/9 (and most other Wednesdays).Eastern StatesValerie BachinskyOct 6, 2013
re: Looking for motivated partners for Gunks, anywhere else in NY, CTEastern and Southern StatesValerie BachinskyOct 6, 2013
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