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5.6 (1) T,TR 
5.6 (2) T,TR 
Buttermilk Delight T,TR 
Cutting Board TR 
Dihedral, The T,TR 
Ground Effect T,TR 
Late For Supper TR 
Right Arete T,TR 
Satan's Ceiling T,TR 
Unknown 5.10 T,TR 
Unknown Name TR 

Main Face  


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Description 

This is the prominent face that you first come to. This has potential for steep sport, trad, and bouldering. Unfortunately there is very little info on this area (i checked summit post) and have looked at every CT/New England guide and have not found any info. There is lots of chalk - obviously people climb here.

This section of cliff is characterized by some prominent features - first a right-angling crack, a large roof, a left-angling weakness, and lots of graffiti at the base.

Getting There 

From the top of the Great Ledge, hike down hill just past a stone wall. Go down hill and angle right towards the base of the cliff.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.3 miles from here

11 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',3],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',2],['5.12',2],['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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Main Face:
5.6 (2)   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 60'   
Ground Effect   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 80'   
Late For Supper   5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b     TR, 1 pitch, 60'   
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#2. Cutting Board (5.7)

Cutting Board 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  CT : Western Coastal Slope : ... : Main Face
Climb easy slab to a few harder moves, to the right of the main roof....[more]   Browse More Classics in CT

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