There’s always new rock to be found – get out and explore!
It may still look like winter out there, but we just received notice from the DEC about this year’s cliff closures, which go into effect Tuesday, April 1st. Updates will be posted as they become available.
Effective Tuesday, April 1, 2014, the following Adirondack rock climbing routes will be closed to protect Peregrine falcon nest sites.
Current route closure information will be posted at trail heads, parking areas, and online at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/outdoor/7870.html
Moss Cliff – All routes closed.
Chapel Pond – All routes on Upper and Lower Washbowl Cliffs closed.
Poke-o-Moonshine Mountain – All routes on the Main Face are closed except the following routes described on pages 38-45 of Adirondack Rock – A Rock Climber’s Guide:
2. Goat’s Foot on Rock
3. High and Dry
5. Big Buddha
8. Pearly Gates
10. Battle Creek
11. Static Cling
12. Certified Raw
13. Air Male
14. Son of a Mother
15. Phase III
18. Puppies on Edge
19. Hang ‘Em High
20 Group Therapy
24. A Womb with a View