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The Barnyard Boulders

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Barnyard Crack 
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The Barnyard Boulders Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Ladd on Aug 21, 2009
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Description 

The Barnyard Boulders are often climbed on, although these two boulders are obviously absent from the guidebook for reasons unknown. The small cluster of problems range from V0 to V8 with the majority of them being under V3 and is a great place for a beginner or a warmup. Mostly known for their diagonal cracks, these boulders also offer a few aretes, a fun sloper dyno, and some crimpy face climbs. The landings are all flat, you’ll never fall too far, and not surprisingly, there’s usually chalk on everything.

Getting There 

When walking into Natural from Reservation Rd, cross the stream and turn left around the backside of the Zoo. Pass over the remains of a tree and the Barnyard boulders will be on your right.

Area Map 

Rock Climbing Photo: A quick overview map w/climbs shown for reference.
A quick overview map w/climbs shown for reference.

Climbing Season



Weather station 8.0 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',2],['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',1],['V2-3',6],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Barnyard Boulders

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Barnyard Boulders:
Bought The Farm   V3 6A     Boulder, 10'   
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Featured Route For The Barnyard Boulders
Rock Climbing Photo: Classic crack and Hayfever on the right arete

Hay Fever V0 4  NH : *Pawtuckaway : ... : The Barnyard Boulders
An obvious arete with a juggy start and a crux finish. Sit start with the large jug at the base of Classic Crack. Pull up and climb the arete directly above to reach the lip and try not to do an impersonation of a beached whale as you work up over the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in NH

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