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Elevation: 3,000 ft
GPS: 44.13347, -73.96688
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Shared By: Piotr Piotr on Oct 10, 2013 · Updates
Admins: Morgan Patterson, Kevin MudRat MacKenzie, Jim Lawyer

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

Lake sits at about 3000 ft, anticipate winter conditions.

Getting There Suggest change

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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Location: Avalanche Lake/Pass Change
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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
 65
The Trap Dike
Ice, Snow 2 pitches
WI4
 18
Avalanche Mountain Gully
Ice 2 pitches
WI3+
 8
Adirondike
Trad, Ice 2 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Trap Dike
 65
WI2 Easy Snow Ice, Snow 2 pitches
Avalanche Mountain Gully
 18
WI4 Ice 2 pitches
Adirondike
 8
WI3+ Trad, Ice 2 pitches
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