American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

North America, United States, New York, Adirondack Mountains, Various Ice Ascents

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  • Publication Year: 1997

Adirondack Mountains, Various Ice Ascents. Two hard mixed climbs were established at Poke- O-Moonshine in the Adirondack Mountains. Jeff Lowe put up Gorillas in the Mist (M6+). On Jeff’s suggestion, Alex Lowe visited the area with Randy Rackliff. The pair established Bloody Mary (M7) as a winter climb. The route, which goes at 5.10 in the summer, was coated with quarter- to half-inch ice.

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