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Avalanche Mountain Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 3,809'
Location: 44.13628, -73.96915 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Ben Brotelho on Feb 18, 2013
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The walls on Avalanche Mountain


A small peak that is nestled in between Mt. Colden and Algonquin, with flanks that dip into Avalanche Lake

Getting There 

Walk from LOJ or Upper Works.

Climbing Season

For the E: High Peaks Region area.

Weather station 7.9 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Avalanche Mountain

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Avalanche Mountain:
Something Wicked   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, Alpine, 3 pitches, 390'   
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Featured Route For Avalanche Mountain
Rock Climbing Photo: Me in the initial stemming section of P2.

Something Wicked 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  New York : Adirondacks : ... : Avalanche Mountain
Nice chimney route in the Avalanche Lake area. Stellar scenery and good views of the California Flake across the lake.P1 - 5.6: From the amphitheater formed by a large cave, climb up the right wall of the cave aiming for an obvious off-width that widens to a chimney. At the top of the chimney, traverse left onto a tree-covered ledge with fixed rap webbing on its left side. You can easily see the P2 chimney from this ledge. Belay here.P2 - 5.8: Walk into the base of the enormous chimney. Beg...[more]   Browse More Classics in New York

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