f. Yankee Ramparts Rock Climbing
First hike up on the usual trails to Basilisk
wall, then walk WNW horizontally along the base of the low cliffs about 830 feet / 250 meters, passing by the Revolutionary Ramparts West
and Yankee Ramparts East
areas, then passing under a gentler non-cliff "bowl" before reaching this Yankee Ramparts West area.
Climbing Season For the Powerlinez area.
Weather station 2.3 miles from here
11 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For f. Yankee Ramparts
Party Ridge 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c New York
: ... : Party Wall
Interesting arete moves, but then the arete ends.Mount the arete from its right side, then up directly on the arete, and continue to the top. warning: The rock on and around this route has not been climbed much yet, and much of the rock is still breakable and loose -- so the belayer and other people should stand far away from underneath the climber. . . . (Lots of vegetation on this rock as of 2016. Be prepared when climbing to navigate around protruding trees and branches, and dealing wi...[more] Browse More Classics in New York