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n. Perched Ramparts Rock Climbing 


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Location: 41.14529, -74.16477 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: kenr on Dec 19, 2015
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Description 

Small crags mainly Top-Roping (some Bouldering) up near the top of the cliff just east of the Tower Wall. Their base areas typically have steeper drop-offs below, so they're "perched".

The sectors of the Perched Ramparts are (west to east, L to R) . . .

Getting There 

These crags are between the upper Tower Wall and the Puzzle Palace Wall.

Because of difficult vegetation as of 2016, the easiest approach is to first go to the base of the Puzzle Palace crag, then walk about left horizontally WSW under steep left-trending gully then under the crag sectors in R to L sequence.

How to get to Puzzle Palace: See detailed instructions in the first Comment on the Puzzle Palace area page.

Climbing Season

For the Powerlinez area.

Weather station 2.1 miles from here

58 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',23],['2 Stars',27],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
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Classic Climbing Routes in n. Perched Ramparts

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for n. Perched Ramparts:
Diagon Alley   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     TR   7. Puzzle Palace
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Devonshire Ridge 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  New York : Powerlinez : ... : 5. Devonshire
Great crux in a great situation. Have your photographer ready at the best angle.Start up the right edge of the slab, without using the smaller crack about two feet right of the obvious flake/crack of the Devonshire Pillar route. Up the arete to a roof just above crack. Through the roof, then up to the top.Variation: easier + interesting: Before the roof, go Left and up the right side of a nose to above the level of the roof (join th...[more]   Browse More Classics in New York

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