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Administrators: Morgan Patterson, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
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



Weather station 4.2 miles from here

121 Total Routes

['4 Stars',15],['3 Stars',51],['2 Stars',43],['1 Star',11],['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',55],['V4-5',29],['V6-7',13],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Basin Area:
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
New Speedway Boogie   V3 6A     Boulder, 12'   West Side : King Boulder
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Featured Route For Basin Area
Test of Fate

Test of Fate V2 5+  CT : CT Bouldering : ... : Warmup Boulder
This great climb starts on the blank face just to the left of Classic Crack. Reach for the sloping bar on the lip of the small overhang. Work your way up over the lip on small holds including a small undercling. Carefully climb up to the lip, break left to make things interesting or move right at the lip and grab the back of Classic Crack to mantle. ...[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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