Trad, 200 ft (61 m), 2 pitches,
Avg: 1 from 1
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A great route with a first ascent from Richard Pleiss in the late 1970’s. Some people call it Tomahawk. The “Indian head” feature can be seen clearly from across the river o the Pennsylvania side of the Gap. It’s an iconic feature first noticed I the mid-1800’s by tourists on the Lackawanna Railroad. This route starts at the left-facing arete just to the right of the split tree.
Pitch 1: Climb up 15 feet and slant left continuing up another arete to a ledge. Continue up and into the dihedral with a crack to another ledge with bushes. Belay here.
Pitch 2: Exit left and traverse the ledges to the arete then up to the top.
Standard gap rack: Small to medium cams, 2 large cams, set of stoppers, few small tri-cams.