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Vanagon Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 1,920'
Location: 44.18132, -73.83071 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Mark Meinrenken on May 22, 2015
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A (you guessed it) Vanagon-sized boulder with perfect landings and varying features.

Getting There 

From Pretty Face, walk at a 45 degree angle heading right (when looking uphill with Pretty Face behind you) for 300 feet. Vanagon is the northern-most of the two large boulders.

Climbing Season

For the E: High Peaks Region area.

Weather station 9.4 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Rob reaching the smallest crimps

Hippies and Angel Dust V5-6 6C+  New York : Adirondacks : ... : Vanagon
Sit start with hands matched on huge sidepull. Stand up, reach left to small edge, then right to three-finger hold with thumb catch. Bounce feet left, then step left foot to small edge. Reach left hand to tiny crimp near top. Mantle press with right hand and bump right foot into small "pocket" within the crack. Once in, lean all your weight against the slab and bounce left hand to top....[more]   Browse More Classics in New York

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