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Nubble, The 
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Westport River Rock Climbing 

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Location: 41.5162, -71.0731 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Benjiman on Aug 22, 2007
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Amongst the East and West branches of the Westport River lie a bunch of big granite islands. There are a few moderate bouldering problems, but from what has been explored, there is nothing truly spectacular. This is not a destination spot, but it can be fun if you live there or are on vacation in the vicinity. There is the potential for 20+ moderate to hard boulder problems at the Nubble.

A boat is needed to access some of the rocks.

This is near the southernmost part of Massachusetts and is southwest of Providence.

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Weather station 12.9 miles from here

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Rock Climbing Photo: Pirates Booby?

Pirate's Booby 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a V0 4  MA : Westport River : The Nubble
This is the obvious crack leading up the center of the boulder. The FA is unknown, maybe me?...[more]   Browse More Classics in MA

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