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Joe's Hill is the small hill across the drainage from Leatherman's Cave. The hill has several boulders with some decent problems. I believe the area was mainly developed by Aaron Back and a few other locals.

Getting There 

Hike as you would to get to the Leatherman's cave and continue hiking up and right up Joe's Hill.

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Weather station 5.4 miles from here

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This is an amazing overhanging finger crack in a short dihedral. Start sitting burrowed down in at the base of the dihedral, where the crack is at a big-finger size. Make a few moves through the perfect to tight fingers, then turn the lip. I found exiting to the left to be a bit easier, but you could also go straight up using the small left-facing arête formed by the right wall. Scramble off to the right.I don't boulder much so don't really know about the grade, but it felt like pretty solid 5....[more]   Browse More Classics in New York

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