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Snake Charmer

5.9, Trad, 100 ft,  Avg: 2.6 from 10 votes
FA: unknown
New York > Adirondacks > F: Lake George… > Shelving Rock > Main Wall

Description

Climb the blocky corner to the base of an obvious hand crack. Follow the crack through a small overhang (crux). Continue up the now finger sized crack to a ledge and then up a short corner to a fixed anchor.

Location

The left end of the main wall at a large right facing, blocky corner.

Protection

Standard Rack

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Snake Charmer on a crisp late summer day.
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On the finishing moves
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Snake Charmer.
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[Hide Comment] It is rated 5.8- in the book. I thought a plus or a 5.9. Sep 3, 2013
[Hide Comment] Janine - what book? The AR website has this as 5.9; I'd say it's decidedly on the soft side of 9. But a really nice bit of crack climbing. Sep 5, 2013