Elevation: 1,741 ft
GPS: 43.711, -74.974 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: cms829 on Mar 6, 2012
Admins: Jim Lawyer, Morgan Patterson

Description

The Old Forge Region contains some of the most undeveloped and vast wilderness around. Needless to say, it also holds some incredible ice and rock climbing. You may reference the Lawyer/Haas "Adirondack Rock" guidebook for the potential rock climbing areas. The ice routes within this region are still being developed and the area is evolving into its own little niche' for those involved. As noted, Please respect the land and property boundaries, and keep the area pristine.

The Old Forge area is a patchwork of private and public property. Please respect private property and posted signs, and avoid climbing or trespassing on private property unless you have permission from the landowner.

Getting There

From Utica NY, Take route 12 to 28. This will take you directly into the center of Old Forge. More precise directions will be added soon.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Old Forge Region

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5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b R
 12
Branches
Trad 2 pitches
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 32
Seventeen
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 26
Red Book
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 32
Naked Truth
Trad, TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 24
Prey Tell
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 26
Lloyds of Lowville
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 13
Hot n' Stanky
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 28
The Eagle Has Landed
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 7
Go to Bread
Sport
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 16
Ravenous
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 9
Lichen or Not
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 11
El Supremo
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 5
Class Five
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 12
Promiscuous Girl
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 3
No Fun at Camp, No Sex at Breakfast
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Branches Bald Mountain
 12
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b R Trad 2 pitches
Seventeen Eagle Falls
 32
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Red Book Eagle Falls
 26
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Naked Truth Eagle Falls
 32
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, TR
Prey Tell Eagle Falls
 24
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Lloyds of Lowville Eagle Falls
 26
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Hot n' Stanky Eagle Falls
 13
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
The Eagle Has Landed Eagle Falls
 28
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Go to Bread Eagle Falls
 7
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Ravenous Eagle Falls
 16
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Lichen or Not Eagle Falls
 9
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad
El Supremo Eagle Falls
 11
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Class Five Eagle Falls
 5
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Promiscuous Girl Eagle Falls
 12
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
No Fun at Camp, No Sex at B… Eagle Falls
 3
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport
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