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Snake Den

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Location: 41.8532, -71.5309 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Joe M. on Aug 2, 2010
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Description 

Several small cliffs with some hard routes and decent bouldering. Not a lot of quantity but some good quality.

Getting There 

Snake Den State Park is located in Johnston off Route 6 (Hartford Ave). From Providence follow Rte 6 west. Two miles west of Rte 295 take a right on Brown Ave. After about two miles there is a small parking area on the left. Cross the street and follow the trail for a few hundred yards and you will see the cliffs.

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Weather station 2.8 miles from here

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By Brian
From: North Kingstown, RI
Nov 11, 2010
There is a 1991 guidebook to Snake Den on www.climbri.org
By Brian
From: North Kingstown, RI
Nov 13, 2011
Does anyone know anything about the bolt that looks like it is at the start of "Battle of the Bulge." It is one lone bolt that doesn't do any good. Did someone start to bolt this route and quit?
By Joe M.
Nov 14, 2011
I have seen that bolt too, Brian. No idea who put it there or why...