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White Fang

WI5-, Ice, 60 ft (18 m),  Avg: 3 from 2 votes
FA: unknown
New York > Adirondacks > Adirondack Ice… > D: Keene Valley… > Underwood Canyon
Access Issue: Private Land Issues Details

Description

Climbs the steep column to its top, then up a slab to some trees. The column often doesn't touch down; in this case, it is possible to dry-tool up rock and cracks to the left, then step right to the column.

Location

On the right side of the gorge, just after you pass through the mouth of the gorge, is a short wall capped by a wide roof. This route goes up a column left of this roof.

Protection

Standard ice rack.

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White Fang in early February 2019.
[Hide Photo] White Fang in early February 2019.
The entrance to Underwood Canyon, with White Fang in the center.
[Hide Photo] The entrance to Underwood Canyon, with White Fang in the center.
White Fang (WI5-). The thin sheet of ice to the right has also been led (Chris Thomas ca 2003)
[Hide Photo] White Fang (WI5-). The thin sheet of ice to the right has also been led (Chris Thomas ca 2003)