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There is lots of loose rock above the right side of this face. To its left is the L Face. The climbing here was aesthetic in some ways and lends the sense you are climbing something a bit bigger. Additional graffitti has detracted from the ambience. With the big fill-in, it is much easier to access the climbing here. 200 feet of dirt sure helps. No dangling above water anymore.
This is the striking face/prow above the former Granite Rail Quarry.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for K Wall (aka M Face):
Outside Corner 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 50'
Pins 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 50'
Tensile Strength 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a TR, 1 pitch, 50'
The Power of Positive Thinking 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b PG13 Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 65'
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Pins 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a MA : Quincy Quarries : K Wall (aka M Face)
Start in a wide, right-leaning crack, with a small seam that leads up to the left. Climb past a left-angling crack (The Power of Positive Thinking, 10) to a small pod on the right side of the crack about 1/2 way up. Reach for a good, right-facing, side pull and pull up through the blank face (crux). The second difficulty is climbing though the small edges with poor feet near the top....[more] Browse More Classics in MA