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k. Oops Wall

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Commencement TR 
Crash Dummy Arete TR 
Dead Battery T 
Exuberance TR 
Floops T,TR 
Looper T,TR 
Oops T,TR 
Pencil & Johnny's Arete T,TR 
Santa's Escape TR 
Stacked T,TR 
Ten AM Special TR 

k. Oops Wall Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 1,209'
Location: 41.7397, -74.21534 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Taino Grosjean on Jan 19, 2007
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A beautiful, clean section of rock; possibly the tallest area in Peterskill with routes in the 70-80 foot range. Home to one of the deceptively easiest climbs, as well as two of the hardest and most popular AND the only pure chimney route in Peterskill. Reasonably well-shaded belay areas.

Getting There 

Same approach as for the Scrotum Pole/Drive In area, only trend right instead of left; this area is essentially a huge dihedral that has a tall, vertical face on the right, a large crevasse/chimney just to the left of the vertical face, and a few smaller dihedrals on the left wall in which to play.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.9 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in k. Oops Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for k. Oops Wall:
Stacked   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 50'   
Santa's Escape   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b X     TR, 1 pitch, 65'   
Dead Battery   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 45'   
Pencil & Johnny's Arete   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 65'   
Exuberance   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     TR, 1 pitch, 60'   
Oops   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 75'   
Floops   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 75'   
Commencement   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     TR, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Floops 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13  New York : The Gunks : ... : k. Oops Wall
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