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Location: 41.34184, -73.40686 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Morgan Patterson, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide), Emily Roeben
Submitted By: Morgan Patterson on Feb 6, 2012
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Description 

Continuing north from bald rock you will notice a large drainage basin drops down to the west from the powerlines. From bald rock all the way along edge of the ridge to the bottom of the basin are outcroppings and boulders.

Getting There 

Hike North from the Bald Rock.

Climbing Season

For the Bald Rock Basin area.

Weather station 4.1 miles from here

134 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',16],['3 Stars',53],['2 Stars',51],['1 Star',13],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',23],['V2-3',64],['V4-5',30],['V6-7',14],['V8-9',3],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Basin Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Basin Area:
High Five   V0 4     Boulder   West Side : Colossus Boulder
Classic Crack   V0 4     Boulder, 13'   West Side : Warmup Boulder
Creamy Tacos   V1 5     Boulder, 20'   East Side : El Duque Wall
Fanciful Flight   V1 5     Boulder, 20'   West Side : Colossus Boulder
Orion   V2 5+     Boulder, 23'   West Side : Colossus Boulder
Slurp & Giggle   V3 6A     Boulder, 18'   East Side : El Duque Wall
New Speedway Boogie   V3 6A     Boulder, 12'   West Side : King Boulder
Return Of The B-Boy   V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   West Side : King Boulder
Kerosine   V5+ 6C+     Boulder, 12'   West Side : King Boulder
Atomic Pleasure   V6 7A     Boulder, 15'   West Side : King Boulder
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Featured Route For Basin Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Return of the B-Boy

Return Of The B-Boy V5 6C  CT : CT Bouldering : ... : King Boulder
Sit start on the obvious flake on the arete. Work your way left across the arete, heel hooking, slapping, crimping, and laybacking all the way to the great hold on the corner. Mantle up and right at the corner. Great climb on perfect holds. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CT

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By guy bon
Mar 6, 2012
Nice Mo! Another new spot!

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