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West Rock State Park

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West Rock State Park 


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Location: 41.33247, -72.9613 View Map  Incorrect?
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Maurice climbing through those crimps and reaching...

Description 

Traprock crag with boulders spaced around the base and throughout the ridge.


Getting There 

Off the DEEP website:

"Off the Wilbur Cross Parkway (Route 15): Take Exit 60. Turn right off the exit ramp onto Dixwell Avenue/Route 10 South. Take a right at the next light onto Benham Street. Follow Benham Street to the end. Turn left onto Main Street. At a sharp left, turn right into the parking lot for the Lake Wintergreen area.
For main entrance: Continue down Main Street to the end. Take a right onto Wintergreen Avenue. Go under the parkway. The main park entrance will be on the right. If the gate is closed (see "Hours" information), park at West Rock Nature Center across the street."


Climbing Season


11 Total Routes


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Maurice climbing through those crimps and reaching for the lip!!

Toni Harp V3 6A CT : CT Bouldering : ... : Toni Harp Bloc
This is a great introduction to highballs. The landing is pretty safe with pads and spotters. Could probably use more downed trees from around the area, to level out the slope a bit more, but what's there has worked great for us so far. All of the holds are great on this one, making this mostly a head game problem.The line starts on the same start as all of the other climbs. It works right to the large open crack, and then up to the obvious horn/jug. You then work up the obvious crimps and into ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CT

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