Elevation: 1,114 ft
GPS: 42.519, -71.859 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: jeremyadams on Jan 6, 2007
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Description

The Main Face starts at the 3-foot step up to the base of Intertwine and ends at the right side of the practice face. It sees a lot of traffic from leaders and top ropers, alike, as it offers the highest concentration of moderate climbs. Although the area sees a reasonable amount of sun, the right side stays wet longer than the rest of the cliff (and longer than any rock in the state, probably).

Getting There

Walking north along the cliff base, you'll know you're at the Main Face when you step up to the rock shelf at the base of the cliff, or by looking up at the chockstone roof in the middle of the wall.

11 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Main Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 43
Post Road (aka Black Route)
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
 21
Outersite
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 35
Franny's Folly
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5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 147
Intertwine
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 25
Karen's Folly
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
 3
Blue Angel
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5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c PG13
 49
Thin Line
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5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 5
Summer Wishes
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Post Road (aka Black Route)
 43
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Outersite
 21
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13 Trad 2 pitches
Franny's Folly
 35
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Intertwine
 147
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Karen's Folly
 25
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Blue Angel
 3
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 Trad
Thin Line
 49
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c PG13 Trad
Summer Wishes
 5
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
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