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2 - Main Face Rock Climbing 


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Description 

This is the tallest section of cliff, geographically it is in the vicinity of the gigantic left-facing corner where Providence begins.
The left side of this area degenerates rapidly into broken, overgrown, and dirty choss. Most of the routes begin near the "funnel's base", where the rock is clean (by Crane standards), then branch off from a few common starts.

Getting There 

As per Slanting Cracks Wall directions. The gigantic left-facing corner at the base of the tallest stretch of rock.

Climbing Season

For the Crane Mountain area.

Weather station 6.5 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',3],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Fits and Arms 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  New York : Adirondacks : ... : 2 - Main Face
Originally intended to continue the climb through the overhang above left, progress was halted as Don Mellor led off when he kicked a hornet's nest. It wasn't a good introduction to Crane Mountain climbing!Climb the chimney, working around the chockstone at 2/3rds height, to a good ledge....[more]   Browse More Classics in New York

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