Elevation: 3,000 ft
GPS: 44.133, -73.967 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Piotr Andrzejczak on Oct 10, 2013 with improvements by N H
Admins: Jim Lawyer

Description

Great backcountry destination. Low crowds, except for Trap Dike.

Lake sits at about 3000 ft, anticipate winter conditions.

Getting There

ADK LOJ to Marcy Dam then to Avy Lake Pass. About a 5 mile approach.

Skis are the way to go! If you hike/snowshoe in stay OFF the ski tail.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Avalanche Lake/Pass

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
WI2 Easy Snow
 50
The Trap Dike
Ice, Snow 2 pitches
WI4-
 17
Avalanche Mountain Gully
Ice 2 pitches
WI5+
 3
The Matrix
Trad, Ice
WI3+
 7
Adirondike
Trad, Ice 2 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Trap Dike
 50
WI2 Easy Snow Ice, Snow 2 pitches
Avalanche Mountain Gully
 17
WI4- Ice 2 pitches
The Matrix
 3
WI5+ Trad, Ice
Adirondike
 7
WI3+ Trad, Ice 2 pitches
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