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4 - Quintessence  Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 907'
Location: 45.99619, -74.73732 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Luc-514, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Jerome St-Michel on Sep 17, 2017
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The view from the parking lot.

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Description 

That is the first visible area encountered while driving/approaching the cliff. It is located to the very rightside of the cliff. This area and its very prominent spliter crack "Quintessence" is visible from the main parking lot.

This area faces the south-west direction and sun hits the routes around 11am. Early morning climbing are advised in the summer time. In late fall, climbing conditions might be at there best.

Getting There 

To get there from the main parking lot ( the first parking will come across on your way to the cliff ) take the trail to the right that runs through the block field. 2-3 minutes of approach.

Climbing Season

For the Laurentians area.

Weather station 7.1 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',1],['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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Rock Climbing Photo: The view from the parking lot.

Quintessence 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  North America : Canada : ... : 4 - Quintessence
What an esthetic line on sharp rock!The start can be tricky to protect. Don't plug the pods with cams, place small nuts instead. I think this section could be rated PG-13. Start on a shallow block underneath a right facing slightly right leaning dihedral. Follow the dihedral to an overhang to a small roof and move left into a steep hand and fist crack. Follow the crack to an anchor....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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