Elevation: 1,958 ft
GPS: 43.46, -74.437 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Marcus Armstrong on Aug 17, 2014
Admins: Jim Lawyer
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Description

A small toprope/sport climbing spot in an abandoned quarry. Shady climbing on shorter routes with a convenient and flat base area.

Getting There

On the south side of Route 8 south of Lake Pleasant, there's a small pull off in front of a rusted up gate about 150 feet from Tamarack road.

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Nolan Huther
Potsdam, NY
Nolan Huther   Potsdam, NY
What length would work here? Would a 30m rope be too short? Or would it be better to use a 60m rope? Mar 22, 2015
Jim Lawyer    
Yeah, I think a 30m rope would work OK. The routes are short! Mar 27, 2015
Austin Benincasa
Barneveld, New York
Austin Benincasa   Barneveld, New York
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This is a link to see a 360 degree view of the area via google street view. May 10, 2016
Nolan Huther
Potsdam, NY
Nolan Huther   Potsdam, NY
Last season I ran into a developer for this crag at Deadwater, who said that this place is seeing some more action and many of the routes have seen a lot of equipping making nice short leads. Check Adirondack Rock's new route page for more information! May 12, 2018