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A Cheval 
Ahab Calling 
Bad Ladder 
Barn Door 
Barn Door Direct Direct 
Barn Ladder, The 
Captain Condor 
Crimp Ladder 
Dog Tracks 
Easy Rollin' 
Flyboy 
Gatsby 
Ginseng for Genius 
Hemlock Crack 
Horse Shoe Squares 
Lazy Man's Dyno 
Ledge Line 
Lost in Translation 
Minty Floss 
Oracle, The 
Pine Tree Crack 
Pound for Pound 
Randy Moss 
Savak 
Slabmaster 
Slippery Corner 
Underdog 
Whale Calling Condor 
Whale's Tail, The 

Barn Door Boulder Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: matthewWallace on Apr 9, 2010
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Description 

The west most boulder at The Pound. This is also the largest boulder at The Pound. This boulder is visible from the road, the road side face has a chalked hold in the middle of the face, also on the tall face that faces the rest of The Pound has a crack that is the route Pine Tree Crack (VO).

The down climb is either down the easy route Hemlock Crack (V0-) or a shimmy down the tree by Whales Tale (V3).

EDIT--The routes have been listed counter-clockwise on this boulder, starting at Hemlock Crack on the far left of the road-facing side.

Getting There 

Park and walk into The Pound this is the west most boulder.

Climbing Season



Weather station 7.8 miles from here

29 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Barn Door Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Barn Door Boulder:
Pine Tree Crack   V0 4     Boulder, 25'   
Hemlock Crack   V0 4     Boulder, 15'   
Barn Door   V2 5+     Boulder, 15'   
Ahab Calling   V3 6A     Boulder, 10'   
Bad Ladder   V3 6A     Boulder, 15'   
Crimp Ladder   V3-4 6A+     Boulder, 15'   
The Whale's Tail   V4+ 6B+     Boulder, 10'   
Whale Calling Condor   V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   
Captain Condor   V5 6C     Boulder, 12'   
Randy Moss   V5-6 6C+     Boulder, 1 pitch, 12'   
Flyboy   V6 7A     Boulder, 12'   
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Whale Calling Condor V5 6C  NH : *Rumney : ... : Barn Door Boulder
This link up was shown to me by local John Myles and it is a lot of fun.Start as for Whales Tail (V4+) and traverse left onto the slopey shelf that starts Ahab Calling (V3) then get your feet situated, move your right hand up to the obvious crimp and make a long left hand move up to a good crimp then make a long right hand move(crux) to the top of Captain Condor (V5). Although it is a link up it climbs like an independent line so it deserves its own route in the database....[more]   Browse More Classics in NH

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By Morgan Patterson
Administrator
Apr 22, 2013
What's the name of the 1 move wonder on the left side of the overhang that goes at V10? You pull on, throw to a pocket out right and then up move up to the lip. . .
By matthewWallace
From: plymouth, nh
Apr 22, 2013
If it is the one I think you are referring to it is called Ginseng for Genius. Listed as a V8 in the Kemple guide, it starts on a decent chip for the left and and a sloper crimp for your right, and tosses up to the quartz hold, then top out? The problem has a rock at the start which makes getting to the sit start a little weird?

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