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Areas in Lake George Region

Barton High Cliffs 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Cove Boulders 0 / 0 / 0 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 5
Devil's Washdish 0 / 4 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 4
Eagle Cliff 8 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 8
New Buck 11 / 4 / 6 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 15
Potash Cliff 3 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 8
Rogers Rock 10 / 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 13
Shelving Rock 30 / 31 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 61
Sleeping Beauty Mountain 9 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 10
Stewarts Ledge 5 / 4 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 9
Elevation: 1,017 ft
GPS: 43.688, -73.718 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Jaysen Henderson on Jul 20, 2011 with updates from Jared White
Admins: Jim Lawyer
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Description

The Lake George region has a very long season, can heat up in the summer (but not unbearable). I've found the prime climbing seasons to be late spring (too early in spring and you might run into a bit of water and seeping on some cliffs) and fall, even with snow on the ground i have scavenged some great days on the rock surrounding a frozen lake with a bustling tourist town to return to and grab some food.

The routes described are only a hit of what exists in these areas, please purchase the guide book Adirondack Rock (Adirondackrock.com) for full descriptions and updated route information.

Getting There

All are accessed from Northway exits 20-28

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Classic Climbing Routes at Lake George Region

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 110
Little Finger
Trad 3 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b X
 13
Little Finger Direct
Trad 4 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 13
Tang Corner
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 30
Devo
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 29
Breaking Bad
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
 4
Matrix Reloaded
Trad 4 pitches
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
 28
The Gong Show
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 28
Wake and Bake
Sport 2 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 19
Diva
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 14
Three Degrees Of Separation
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 17
Johnny Tsunami
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 3
El Regalo
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 10
Oracle
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 3
Protruding Forehead
Trad
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 7
Claim Jumper
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Little Finger Rogers Rock > Rogers Slide
 110
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad 3 pitches
Little Finger Direct Rogers Rock > Rogers Slide
 13
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b X Trad 4 pitches
Tang Corner Sleeping Beauty Mtn
 13
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Devo Shelving Rock > Neanderthal Cave
 30
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Breaking Bad Shelving Rock > Neanderthal Cave
 29
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Matrix Reloaded Rogers Rock > Rogers Slide
 4
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 Trad 4 pitches
The Gong Show Shelving Rock > Main Wall
 28
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Trad
Wake and Bake Shelving Rock > Main Wall
 28
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport 2 pitches
Diva Shelving Rock > Neanderthal Cave
 19
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Three Degrees Of Separation Shelving Rock > Carhartt Wall
 14
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Johnny Tsunami Shelving Rock > Big Wall
 17
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
El Regalo Potash Cliff
 3
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Oracle Shelving Rock > Ark Wall
 10
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Protruding Forehead Shelving Rock > Neanderthal Cave
 3
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Claim Jumper Shelving Rock > Main Wall
 7
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad
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