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YDS: Easy 5th French: 1+ Ewbanks: 3 UIAA: I ZA: 5 British: M 1c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 30'
Original:  YDS: Easy 5th French: 1+ Ewbanks: 3 UIAA: I ZA: 5 British: M 1c [details]
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Submitted By: Ryan and Jesse Morse-Brady on Aug 24, 2014

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The South Face of the Chimney

Description 

Low-angle 5th class to a piton at mid-height, to a blocky finish atop the chimney.

Location 

This route starts just next to the cliff edge on the lookout, and ascends the south face of the chimney. Down-leading is likely the best descent option.

Protection 

Light trad rack, with long slings for anchors. There are no fixed anchors. One piton at mid-height.


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By Nolan Huther
From: Clarkson University
Jul 19, 2015

Add a visit to the Eagle Caves and you have a great day out. The South Face as a climb is also known as the Standard Route, which is listed in Adirondack Rock as 5.1 and had the "FA" in 1941 by Edward C Hudowalski (listed as an ACB).

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