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Areas in Smuggler's Notch Bouldering

Boulders Behind the Main Parking Lot/Visitor Center 0 / 0 / 1 / 80 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 80 / 80
ENT Boulders 0 / 0 / 0 / 8 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 8 / 8
Moon Tower Boulder 0 / 0 / 0 / 4 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 4 / 4
Roots Boulder Area 0 / 0 / 0 / 11 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 11 / 11
Top of the Notch Boulders 0 / 0 / 0 / 66 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 66 / 66
Elevation: 2,111 ft
GPS: 44.557, -72.794 Google Map · Climbing Map
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Shared By: Kris Fiore on May 14, 2017
Admins: Luc-514, Kris Fiore

Description

Even more popular than the cliffs, and perhaps even more popular than the ice, are the Smuggler's Notch boulders. Some featured in the now out of print New England Bouldering guidebook, here's a taste of what Smuggs has to offer pebble wrestlers.

Getting There

Drive to the top of rt. 108. From here you can navigate to the rest of the areas.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Smuggler's Notch Bouldering

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V1 5 PG13
The Fin
Boulder, Alpine
V2 5+
Biscuit
Boulder, Alpine
V2-3 5+ PG13
General Patton's Arete
Boulder, Alpine
V3 6A
Primate
Boulder, Alpine
V3 6A
Pac-Man
Boulder, Alpine
V5 6C
The Roots
Boulder, Alpine
V6 7A
Boomerang
Boulder, Alpine
V6-7 7A+
Tome's Roof
Boulder, Alpine
V7 7A+
Pulled Pork
Boulder, Alpine
V7 7A+
Little Cottonwood
Boulder, Alpine
V8 7B
The Impossible Problem
Boulder, Alpine
V8 7B
Moon Tower
Boulder, Alpine
V11 8A
Blunt
Boulder, Alpine
V11 8A
Truth and Lies
Boulder, Alpine
V12 8A+
Touching the Sky
Boulder, Alpine
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Fin Top of the Notch… > B.F.B. V1 5 PG13 Boulder, Alpine
Biscuit Boulders Behind t… > Biscuit and Gravy Boulders V2 5+ Boulder, Alpine
General Patton's Arete Boulders Behind t… > Patton Boulder V2-3 5+ PG13 Boulder, Alpine
Primate Top of the Notch… > Backyard Boulder V3 6A Boulder, Alpine
Pac-Man Boulders Behind t… > Pac Man Boulder V3 6A Boulder, Alpine
The Roots Roots Boulder Area > Roots Boulder V5 6C Boulder, Alpine
Boomerang Top of the Notch… > Asteroid V6 7A Boulder, Alpine
Tome's Roof Boulders Behind t… > Tomes Boulder V6-7 7A+ Boulder, Alpine
Pulled Pork Top of the Notch… > Asteroid V7 7A+ Boulder, Alpine
Little Cottonwood Top of the Notch… > B.F.B. V7 7A+ Boulder, Alpine
The Impossible Problem Top of the Notch… > Backyard Boulder V8 7B Boulder, Alpine
Moon Tower Moon Tower Boulder V8 7B Boulder, Alpine
Blunt Top of the Notch… > B.F.B. V11 8A Boulder, Alpine
Truth and Lies Top of the Notch… > B.F.B. V11 8A Boulder, Alpine
Touching the Sky Top of the Notch… > B.F.B. V12 8A+ Boulder, Alpine
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Troy Fauteux
Henniker NH
Troy Fauteux   Henniker NH
Smugglers Notch has some of the best boulder problems in the Northeast and for those who have never been you should really check it out! Here is a video I made featuring some of the hardest problems there. youtube.com/watch?v=UBqSpln… Nov 10, 2017

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