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Hopkinton State Park

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Hopkinton State Park Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: john strand on Jan 12, 2009
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BETA PHOTO: One of two bolted routes on Almost Perfect Slab. T...


This is a nice park with swimming, fishing, easy mountain biking, and some climbing. There is a small entrance fee in summer, but it is free the rest of the time.

There are two boulders and a 35' slab behind park HQ and a big boulder on the main park road. They are of excellent quality.

Getting There 

You can approach this from Route 85 north of Hopkinton center (~45' west of Boston) or south from Route 9. It is 2.5 miles either way, the park entrance is signed. The HQ is just south of the main park 1/4 mile.

Climbing Season

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Weather station 2.8 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Black Carpet Trip 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13  MA : Hopkinton State Park
Start just to the left of Black Carpet Ride. Climb straight up through the small horizontal halfway up. Walk right to anchor for Black Carpet Ride....[more]   Browse More Classics in MA

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By JD1984
From: Worcester, MA
Aug 25, 2015
If you venture out here, be careful of a very large wasp nest at the base of the slab on a tree branch! As stated, the rock is perfect quality... too bad it's not bigger.

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