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Poke-O-Moonshine

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About Poke-O-Moonshine:

Poke-O-Moonshine is a premier cliff. Its steep wall, clean cracks, and abundant natural lines make it a crag to rival any in the east. There are three general sections. The Slab, has face and friction routes of about 600'. To the north is the Main Face. This is a looming gray wall that stands about 500' high and spans over a quarter of a mile. This is the most climbed. Above the Main Face are cliff bands scattered toward the summit. These are the Upper Tiers, some about 100' and have potential for hard climbs.
Nearest town or city: Keeseville
Directions: Near Lake Champlain about 25 miles south of Plattsburgh. From the Northway (I-87) - Exit 33 (Keeseville), go south on Route 9 about 4 miles. There is a sign on the roadside for the state campground. Parking is at the campground where there is a day use fee. Campground Phone: (518) 834-9045. NOTE: NYS has closed this campground for the 2009 season
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Access Issues: The State campground has been closed for the 2009 season due to NYS budget restraints
Camping: Pay
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No route specified Fastest Gun
The Waterfall
No route specified Gamesmanship

Forum Discussions (8 posts)

  Subject Author Replies Last Post
No Replies Lost guidebook at base of Gamesmanship jazzycon 0 Aug 03 2010, 6:08 AM
No Replies Lat Long location of the waterfall ice? BoulderTraveler 0 Jan 20 2010, 4:55 PM
With Replies What is the route in the campground jkd159 3 Nov 16 2007, 6:18 AM
No Replies camping closed x-cielant 0 Sep 14 2007, 10:41 AM
No Replies Poko end of nesting ? waltereo 0 May 03 2006, 7:21 AM
With Replies Conditions at Poke-o right now? tallnik 5 Apr 09 2008, 8:02 AM
With Replies Poke-O-Moonshine chalker7 4 Feb 13 2005, 9:17 AM
With Replies Wasp Alert at Poko! hoppinbig 3 Jul 14 2004, 7:35 AM