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Nivel Egres · · New York, NY · Joined Dec 2014 · Points: 130

Anyone needs it? NYC or Gunks pickup only, fair exchange for hugs and belays :)

Nolan Huther · · Clarkson University · Joined Dec 2014 · Points: 567

I'll send you hugs in exchange for the guide

Nivel Egres · · New York, NY · Joined Dec 2014 · Points: 130

No belays? I want at least a semi-attentive spot on my proj!

PS. seriously, though, I don't want to deal with shipping it but we can try to cross paths around Gunks. Would you be able to find Horsman without a guide?

Michael Schneider · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Apr 2014 · Points: 770

Bumping your post with these bouldering options:

Nivel Egres wrote:Anyone needs it? NYC or Gunks pickup only, fair exchange for hugs and belays :)
Yeah !
big thaw,
then good breeze, drying things on the hillsides . . .
Sort of, B^(
The top out and high holds are holding gritty spooge.
( secret drying methods and mud flaps,( ground cover , carpet remnants)required.

now, no bushes, wood chips around the base, 'Mmmm
This sits 5minutes from exit2 off Rt 84; an hour from NYC.
There are a few other rocks, enough to break up the drive,

You could bag the FA of the sit start, and be back on the road.
Ice Pond is 20 minutes & the Gunks an hour away.
Or check out Bald RockBasin
or .
Some of the other local areas. , ,

Then there are these Gems:
The Approach
This is also two minutes off of Rt84, at exit 7/-11, interchange.
. . . b Inviting,
Tucked away below a parking-lot, it is in a high traffic commercial zone.
1/2 a mile from the hi-way exit.
This is also near a dependable ice/mixed drool,
as well as other rock, including a short stout overhang.
Waiting for a sitting start

Then @(ext3,Rt7)
More Good stuff!
F. C. E. Fist Crack Exit All easy road-side access, the picture below was taken from the car
. . . . C I don't know how it could be more inviting?
Fresh Almost un-touched, in need of heavy handed cleaning.( wire brushes x2+ )
Needs Work

Included for scale, I'm not tall, 5'4"
There is some stuff that begs for anchors @ least
Frig'n wi'da Rig'n

Or maybe a bolt or two?
Just One ? NO Hugs For You!
Guideline #1: Don't be a jerk.

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