Originally Posted By: Alex
Owens Gorge does feel like Gunks climbing; steep, all horizontal holds, handhold intensive, unfortunately all bolts.

Unfortunately? How else would you protect those routes?

Originally Posted By: Alex
I have climbed at Courtright Resevoir. The runouts were indeed interesting but its not the Gunks. Slabby footwork intensive face climbing.

I didn't say the climbing was like the Gunks (it isn't at all) - just commented that it was one of those areas where you're doing face moves often uncomfortably far above your last pro.

Originally Posted By: Alex
But perhaps the most fun for a Gunks climber would be Maple Canyon.

I don't see the connection.