A nice route with decent protection; this traditional line climbs solid rock up a long, steep face. Quality quartzite and horizontal edges are abundant, the crux comes early at a thin spot using small crimps. Most climbers will find the climbing to be thoughtful and exciting with optimal protection.
Pull through an easy roof to a steep and varied face, follow the path of least resistance and protection to a two bolt anchor.
Found in the center of the Stone Garden, Next Year is on the left-side section of the wall that features Sessions. It lies just right of the bolted The Gentleman Who Fell.
Draws, slings, and gear up to 1 inches. Cams and stoppers seemed to be used almost equally. Two-bolt chain anchor.