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Strictly From Nowhere - 5.7 popular

Average Rating = 4.32/5 Average Rating : 4.32 out of 5
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Standard Gunks rack.
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.16/5
  Rock Quality 4.33/5
  Scenery 4.11/5
  Fun Factor 4.50/5

Description:

Start midway between Travels With Charlie's left-facing corner and Shockley's Ceiling's right-facing corner, below a small overhang. Pitch 1: Climb past the overhang and up the face to a large ledge below a right-facing corner (5.6). Pitch 2: Climb the corner and move right to a ledge and pine tree (rap bolts & anchors). Diagonal left past an overhang then right past another overhang to a large ledge (5.7). Pitch 3: Walk left and climb the left-facing corner and face to the top (5.4), or finish on pitch 3 of Shockley's Ceiling (5.6).

Submitted by: interniq on 2006-10-23
Last Modified: 2007-02-17
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Route ID: 36595

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  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: gblauer on 2014-08-30 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Always a nice warm up

I enjoy this climb. Nice moves.

Added: 2014-08-30

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  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: gblauer on 2014-08-09 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Always a fun climb

Did P2 as well. It's fun and well protected. There are rings and slings at the top of P2.

Added: 2014-08-09

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  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2014-04-06 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Strictly on a beautiful day today

Our pennultimate climb of the day. I was tired, it was nice to almost finish on a cruiser. There is a fixed link cam up there.

Added: 2014-04-06

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  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2014-04-04 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars A rainy, raw, cold day

Makes for some fun climbing at the Gunks. The cliff was empty. We had a blast

Added: 2014-04-04

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  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2014-04-02 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars super fast and super short

Because I was worried about making my flight at HPN, we only went to the tree.

Added: 2014-04-02

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