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Patina Boulder  


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Elevation: 14'
Location: 42.49872, -70.99608 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Old Timer, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Old Timer on Oct 2, 2010
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Description 

This boulder is built into the hillside and is the place to go if you like crimpy face problems. The rock quality is killer and there are several unique hueco holds of varying sizes.

Getting There 

From the problem, Fusion, on the Weetamoo Boulder, head left about 30 feet, navigate a small hill bearing left at the top, and you will see this boulder on the right side of the trail.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.5 miles from here

9 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['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',0],['V2-3',2],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',4],['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 Patina Boulder:
Checkmate   V6 7A     Boulder, 14'   
Solitary Man   V7+ 7A+     Boulder, 14'   
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Featured Route For Patina Boulder

Solitary Man V7+ 7A+  MA : Lynn Woods : ... : Patina Boulder
Sit start as for Riddles of the Sphinx and go to the distant left hueco and match. Then move left getting a high, crescent crimp. Move up with some body tension eventually getting your right foot into the hueco. Crank to the shelf and top out....[more]   Browse More Classics in MA

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Pete and Jerome...the Patina Boulder.
Pete and Jerome...the Patina Boulder.
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By Dan Pfistner
From: BEVERLY, MA
May 2, 2014
Based on the lichen I encountered today, the Patina Boulder is not receiving the love it deserves.... Awesome piece of rock.
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