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Routes in Moosehead Crack

A Kind Gesture T,TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
It's a Fine Line T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Moosehead Crack T,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
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Type: Trad, TR, 100 ft
FA: Randy Garcia, Eric Pospesil
Page Views: 390 total · 12/month
Shared By: NEKlimb on Nov 9, 2015
Admins: Luc-514, Kris Fiore

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Description [Suggest Change]

Toward the left side of the Moosehead area. Start is the same as A Kind Gesture. Start in the obvious under cling crack that starts on the left and moves up and right. Once making a few moves in the under cling head straight up towards the bolt. Keep going up along the arete and slab towards a large flake higher up. You will pass a piton at the flake on your way to the bolted anchors at the top.

You can set this up as a TR by hiking up the steep trail on the left side of the crag to the anchors.

Location [Suggest Change]

Left side of the Moosehead area.

Protection [Suggest Change]

Standard rack, one bolt, one piton, bolted anchors


Holland, VT
TSluiter   Holland, VT
I thought this was a fun climb with a variety of moves, really straightforward beta. Fine line indeed, if only it went for another 100. Nov 25, 2015
Tony Telesco
Newport, VT
Tony Telesco   Newport, VT
As of 7/27/2016, this is no longer the left-most route at this location. There appears to be some new development/bolt placement to the climbers left of the arete. Jul 28, 2016
Kris Fiore
Burlington, VT
Kris Fiore   Burlington, VT  
Hi Tony,

I updated the description.

-Kris Jul 31, 2016
Left most route is Rain Delay. It has been around as long as Its a Fine Line, just never made it into the book. Jul 31, 2016

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