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G Wall (aka H Face)

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G Wall (aka H Face) Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 100'
Location: 42.24415, -71.03602 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Leo Paik on Jan 14, 2007  with updates from Ron Birk
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Description 

This is another narrow face that is up to 70 feet tall. It lies just to the right of the G Face. There is an interesting chimney on its left side, Fallout. Some of these lines can be lead. The ring is about 15 feet back from the edge of the face and can be supplemented with a #13 BD wire & Tricam.

L->R:

A. Fallout, 6, 1p, 60', TR.
B. Shark's Tooth, 4?, 1p, 60', TR.
C. Blocks, 8
D1. The Cave, 5, 1p, 60', TR.
D2. Little Inch, 4, 1p, 60', TR.
E. Slingshot, 5, 1p, 60', TR.
F. Boardwalk, 3, 1p, 70', TR.

Getting There 

This area is sort of the prow-like section at about 4:00 on the clock face near the LIttle Railroad Quarry.

Climbing Season

For the Quincy Quarries area.

Weather station 4.8 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in G Wall (aka H Face)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for G Wall (aka H Face):
Boardwalk   5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a     TR, 1 pitch, 70'   
Fallout   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     TR, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Fallout 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  MA : Quincy Quarries : G Wall (aka H Face)
The crux is probably getting up the "bottomless chimney" (description from Boston Rocks guide). It's a slanted chimney, so it's awkward.This climb is sweet because of the variation. Getting to the chimney is an easy clamber, so you're fresh when you reach it. Then figuring out how to squeeze your way up it is fun. When you pop out the top, you're confronted with a flat surface that has narrow holds which you climb up to the anchor....[more]   Browse More Classics in MA

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By john strand
From: southern colo
Nov 21, 2011
I must say, all these routes are well worth doing and worthy of at least 2 stars.

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