West Rock State Park Rock Climbing
Maurice climbing through those crimps and reaching...
Traprock crag with boulders spaced around the base and throughout the ridge.
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 For the CT Bouldering area.
Weather station 2.6 miles from here
36 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',17],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For West Rock State Park
Magical Thinking V7 7A+
: CT Bouldering
: ... : Toni Harp Bloc
This starts at the same hold as the other climbs. Climbs through Toni Harp's Resignation until you get to the arete crimp about 12-15ft off the deck. This is where the crux is, from here you need to find a way to the sloper lip.This is pretty mellow up to the crux, but you really need to commit on this one. It is the black line on the beta photo......[more] Browse More Classics in CT