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Submitted By: guy bon on Mar 8, 2012


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much more impressive in person.


A short but high quality boulder visible from the road.

Getting There 

coming from 156 it's up on a hill on your left after the uncas pond turn off.

Climbing Season

For the CT Bouldering area.

Weather station 7.5 miles from here

6 Total Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

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Red Route

Ricochet V3 6A  CT : CT Bouldering : ... : Balancing Rock
Start sitting with hands on the awesome side pull feature in the middle of the boulder. pull up and figure your way to the little hole and top out. Classic movement. Red route in the picture...[more]   Browse More Classics in CT

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By Cricket
From: From the heart
May 1, 2012
Id just like to say that this boulder might be the nicest one Ive seen in connecticut. Its not that big but it is super classy and theres just enough holds on it... all the movement on this boulder is fantastic and as if it were made to be climbed.

I havent sent any of the problems but I worked Ricochet last night with a lantern and I had the best time, getting off the sidepull and into a gaston off to the right... not sure if the hold was on or not.

Awesome boulder. Gotta check this one out.
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