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l. Cuckoo's Nest Rock Climbing 


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Location: 41.73965, -74.21516 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: JSH, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Taino Grosjean on Jan 25, 2007
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Not as cramped as this photo makes it look.

Description 

The area just to the right, around the arete from the Oops Wall. Not climbed as often as other areas; no bolted anchors, no easy gear anchors. Two of the routes are over 5.10; the other two are 5.8-ish.

Getting There 

Leave upper parking lot from far end, walk through meadow and past stream, come to large clearing. See footpath straight ahead; follow path until it enters the woods, then angle off to the right - you're heading towards an alcove (giant dihedral) with a crevice at its apex and a large crack in the right wall. Cuckoo's Nest is the left wall of this dihedral.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.9 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',2],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['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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