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S Wall (aka N Face)

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Big Biner TR 
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Black Knight T,TR 
Double Retable TR 
Knight's and Easy 
White Knight T,TR 
Yellow Knight TR 

S Wall (aka N Face)  

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Elevation: 100'
Location: 42.24383, -71.03469 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Leo Paik on Jan 14, 2007
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This face lies just to the right of P Face. It is also known as the Knight Face. Its base is one of the nicer places here to sit and enjoy while not actually climbing. This is a really nice piece of rock which can heat up during hot temperatures. In fact, sticky rubber has been known to melt on this little face during the peak of summer. This is a great place during colder weather. There is a large ring at the top of the right side of the face. Yellow Knight and Knight Line are educational experiences for dime sized edge climbing.

A. Beeble Berries, 3
B. Double Retable, 7, 1p, TR.
C1. Knightline, 11+ or V2, 1p, TR.
C2. Knight's and Easy, 12- or V4-, 1p, TR.
D. Yellow Knight, 10, 1p, TR.
E. White Knight, 5, 1p, TR.
F1. Big Biner Direct, 9, 1p, TR.
F2. Big Biner, 8, 1p, TR.
G. Black Knight, 5, 1p, TR.

A beer for anyone who doesn't already climb 5.11 who can flash Yellow Knight.

Getting There 

This wall may be one of the easier ones to find, since it does not require approach from above. This is the southernmost craglet here. Its smooth triangular face with a left-facing dihedral-like feature identifies it.

Climbing Season

Weather station 4.8 miles from here

8 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for S Wall (aka N Face):
White Knight   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 30'   
Black Knight   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 30'   
Yellow Knight   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     TR, 1 pitch, 25'   
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Black Knight 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a  MA : Quincy Quarries : S Wall (aka N Face)
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