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Classic Climbs for Massachusetts


Mountain Project's determination of the most popular, highly-rated routes.

V1 5
 5
Baby Phase
Boulder
V1 5
 18
Bear Grease
Boulder
V1+ 5 PG13
 4
Golden Slab
TR, Boulder
V2 5+
 11
Stone Beach Ball
Boulder
V2 5+
 14
Hidden Arete
Boulder
V2 5+
 7
Tomb Raider
Boulder
V2+ 5+
 4
Stage Fright
Boulder
V2+ 5+
 3
Ravenswood Arete
Boulder
V3 6A
 4
Upper Crack Traverse
Boulder
V3 6A
 3
Krystian's Krack
Boulder
V3 6A
 3
Deliverance
Boulder
V3 6A
 4
The Resolution
Boulder
V3 6A
 7
Guillotine
Boulder
V3 6A
 13
Pipefitter
Boulder
V3 6A
 13
Subway
Boulder
V3+ 6A+
 24
Holly the Happy Heel Hooker
Boulder
V3+ 6A+
 7
Baldy
Boulder
V3-4 6A+
 24
Hermit's Cave
Boulder
V4 6B
 4
Iron Curtain
Boulder
V4 6B
 8
Fishnet Arete
Boulder
V4 6B
 8
Plumb Line
Boulder
V4 6B
 8
The Seed
Boulder
V4 6B
 8
Phantom Roof
Boulder
V5 6C
 4
Trillium
Boulder
V5 6C
 20
Stone Warrior
Boulder
V5 6C
 5
Satan Center
Boulder
V5 6C
 5
The Sleeping Giant
Boulder
V5 6C
 4
Flawless
Boulder
V5 6C
 8
Freedom from Addiction
Boulder
V5 6C
 10
The Chi Problem
Boulder
V5 6C
 15
Phantom Shower
Boulder
V5 6C
 3
Bullet Hard
Boulder
V5 6C
 4
Gold Medal
Boulder
V6- 7A
 4
Gun Shot Arete
Boulder
V6- 7A
 3
Mercury
Boulder
V6 7A
 6
Final Judgment
Boulder
V6 7A
 6
Dead on Arrival (SDS)
Boulder
V6 7A
 16
Beached Whale
Boulder
V6 7A
 3
Cue the Crickets
Boulder
V6 7A
 5
Winter Is Coming
Boulder
V6 7A
 3
Baker's Bulge
Boulder
V6 7A
 3
Conjecture
Boulder
V6+ 7A
 17
D. Dog Leg Crack (SDS)
Boulder
V7- 7A+
 3
Black Racer
Boulder
V7 7A+
 8
Bloodsport
Boulder
V7 7A+
 10
I. Golden Arete
Boulder
V7 7A+
 5
K. The Swell
Boulder
V7 7A+
 11
The Buttermilker
Boulder
V7+ 7A+
 12
Green Haze
Boulder
V8- 7B
 7
Natural Selection
Boulder
V8- 7B
 3
The Rainbow
Boulder
V9 7C
 8
The Compactor
Boulder
V10 7C+
 5
Press Your Luck
Boulder
V10 7C+
 7
Y2K9
Boulder
V11 8A
 5
Sister's Savior
Boulder
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 55
Toe Jams
Trad, TR
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 41
Black Knight
Trad, TR
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 54
Beginner's (aka Easy Corner)
Trad, TR
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 33
Roll the Bones
Sport, TR
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 66
Green Route
Trad 2 pitches
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 101
Boardwalk
Trad, TR
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 37
White Knight
Trad, TR
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 42
Tom’s Dilemma
Trad
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 66
Layback
Trad, TR
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 31
Cracker Jack
Trad, TR
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 30
Layback
Trad, TR
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 37
The Chimney
Trad 2 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 127
Zipper
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 36
Post Road (aka Black Route)
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 69
Sidewinder
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 29
Franny's Folly
Trad
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
 20
Fun Crack (aka Fist Fight)
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 13
Pendulum (aka Ben's Boot)
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 125
Intertwine
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 82
Outside Corner
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 78
Guillotine (aka Double Overhead…
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 44
Steps
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 50
Tarzan
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
 34
Zits
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 43
Diagonal
Trad
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c PG13
 34
Thin Line
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 70
Double Helix (aka Rikert's Corner)
Trad, TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 45
Pins
Trad, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 34
Tensile Strength
TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 37
Morning Glory
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 32
Original Sin
Trad
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 43
Lunge Roof (aka Rhino Dyno, or G…
Trad, TR
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 66
Tennessee
Trad, TR
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 21
Marie Antoinette
TR
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 61
Cro-Magnon
Trad, TR
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 5
Dangles Crack
Trad, TR
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 23
Widowmaker (aka Leave it to Beaver)
TR
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 16
Ladder Line
TR
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13
 29
Jane
Trad, TR
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c V2-3 5+ PG13
 4
X Marks the Spot
Trad, TR, Boulder
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c V2 5+
 5
Doug's Roof
Boulder
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 17
My Mind Is A Blank
Trad, TR
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 44
Priapism
Sport
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b V5 6C
 18
Hepatitis (originally submitted…
TR, Boulder
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
 7
Tunnel Vision
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Baby Phase Lynn Woods > Bow Ridge Area > Tomb Raider Crag
 5
V1 5 Boulder
Bear Grease Lynn Woods > … > Bob Johnson Crag > Bob Johnson Boulder 1
 18
V1 5 Boulder
Golden Slab Lynn Woods > Mt Spickett/Gol… > Golden Wall
 4
V1+ 5 PG13 TR, Boulder
Stone Beach Ball Lynn Woods > … > Summit Crag > Summit Boulder 2
 11
V2 5+ Boulder
Hidden Arete Lynn Woods > Stone Tower Area > Hidden Boulder
 14
V2 5+ Boulder
Tomb Raider Lynn Woods > Bow Ridge Area > Tomb Raider Crag
 7
V2 5+ Boulder
Stage Fright Lynn Woods > Mt Spickett/Gol… > Golden Wall
 4
V2+ 5+ Boulder
Ravenswood Arete Cape Ann > Ravenswood Park > Ravenswood Boulder -…
 3
V2+ 5+ Boulder
Upper Crack Traverse Cape Ann > … > Rifle Range Bou… > Bullet Boulder
 4
V3 6A Boulder
Krystian's Krack Lynn Woods > … > Krack House Area > Krack House
 3
V3 6A Boulder
Deliverance Lynn Woods > … > Hillside Area > Deliverance
 3
V3 6A Boulder
The Resolution Lynn Woods > … > Hillside Area > Resolution Boulder
 4
V3 6A Boulder
Guillotine Lynn Woods > Weetamoo Area > Tombstone Crag
 7
V3 6A Boulder
Pipefitter Lynn Woods > Golf Course Area > Pipefitter Boulder
 13
V3 6A Boulder
Subway Lynn Woods > Stone Tower Area > Stone Tower Boulder
 13
V3 6A Boulder
Holly the Happy Heel Hooker Lynn Woods > Stone Tower Area > Slant Right Boulder
 24
V3+ 6A+ Boulder
Baldy Lynn Woods > Golf Course Area > 14th Hole Boulder
 7
V3+ 6A+ Boulder
Hermit's Cave Hammond Pond > … > Hermit's Cave Area > Hermit's Cave
 24
V3-4 6A+ Boulder
Iron Curtain Lynn Woods > Deep Woods Area > Cold War Boulder
 4
V4 6B Boulder
Fishnet Arete Cape Ann > … > Cavalry Boulder… > Fishnet Boulders
 8
V4 6B Boulder
Plumb Line Cape Ann > … > Great Swamp Bou… > Swamp 2 Boulders
 8
V4 6B Boulder
The Seed Lynn Woods > Mt Spickett/Gol… > Goliath Rock-AKA the…
 8
V4 6B Boulder
Phantom Roof Lynn Woods > … > Sector One > Phantom Boulder
 8
V4 6B Boulder
Trillium Townsend, MA Bo… > State Line Boul… > Trillium Boulder
 4
V5 6C Boulder
Stone Warrior Lynn Woods > Stone Tower Area > Stone Tower Boulder
 20
V5 6C Boulder
Satan Center Cape Ann > 128 Boulder
 5
V5 6C Boulder
The Sleeping Giant Happy Valley &… > Happy Valley > Sleeping Giant Boulder
 5
V5 6C Boulder
Flawless Cape Ann > … > Agassiz Rock > Egg Boulder
 4
V5 6C Boulder
Freedom from Addiction Lynn Woods > Golf Course Area > 14th Hole Boulder
 8
V5 6C Boulder
The Chi Problem Lynn Woods > Weetamoo Area > F7 Boulder (Aka the P…
 10
V5 6C Boulder
Phantom Shower Gilbert Hills SP > Phantom Tower
 15
V5 6C Boulder
Bullet Hard Lynn Woods > Mt Spickett/Gol… > Goliath Rock-AKA the…
 3
V5 6C Boulder
Gold Medal Cape Ann > … > Great Swamp Bou… > Swamp 2 Boulders
 4
V5 6C Boulder
Gun Shot Arete Cape Ann > … > Rifle Range Bou… > Gun Shot Boulder
 4
V6- 7A Boulder
Mercury Cape Ann > … > Great Swamp Bou… > Mercury Boulders
 3
V6- 7A Boulder
Final Judgment Cape Ann > … > N Side > Beehive Boulders
 6
V6 7A Boulder
Dead on Arrival (SDS) Lynn Woods > Bow Ridge Area > Back Door Boulders
 6
V6 7A Boulder
Beached Whale Hammond Pond > Alcove Area > Beached Whale Boulder
 16
V6 7A Boulder
Cue the Crickets Lynn Woods > Stone Tower Area > Gem Boulders
 3
V6 7A Boulder
Winter Is Coming Townsend, MA Bo… > Black Rock
 5
V6 7A Boulder
Baker's Bulge Lynn Woods > Nature Valley Area > Palisades
 3
V6 7A Boulder
Conjecture Townsend, MA Bo… > State Line Boul… > Townsend Conjecture O…
 3
V6 7A Boulder
D. Dog Leg Crack (SDS) Lynn Woods > Weetamoo Area > Weetamoo Boulder
 17
V6+ 7A Boulder
Black Racer Lynn Woods > Bow Ridge Area > Serpent Boulder
 3
V7- 7A+ Boulder
Bloodsport Milford Bouldering > Bloodsport Boulder
 8
V7 7A+ Boulder
I. Golden Arete Lynn Woods > Weetamoo Area > Weetamoo Boulder
 10
V7 7A+ Boulder
K. The Swell Lynn Woods > Weetamoo Area > Weetamoo Boulder
 5
V7 7A+ Boulder
The Buttermilker Lynn Woods > Stone Tower Area > Stone Tower Boulder
 11
V7 7A+ Boulder
Green Haze Lynn Woods > Stone Tower Area > Stone Tower Boulder
 12
V7+ 7A+ Boulder
Natural Selection Lynn Woods > Weetamoo Area > Elephant Boulder
 7
V8- 7B Boulder
The Rainbow Cape Ann > … > Cavalry Boulder… > Valley
 3
V8- 7B Boulder
The Compactor Ayer Boulders > Trashcan Boulder
 8
V9 7C Boulder
Press Your Luck Happy Valley &… > Happy Valley > Magic Bean Boulder
 5
V10 7C+ Boulder
Y2K9 Happy Valley &… > Hideaway > Left Cliff Band (Y2K9…
 7
V10 7C+ Boulder
Sister's Savior Happy Valley &… > Happy Valley > Sleeping Giant Boulder
 5
V11 8A Boulder
Toe Jams Redrock & vicinity
 55
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, TR
Black Knight Quincy Quarries > S Wall (aka N Face)
 41
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, TR
Beginner's (aka Easy Corner) Rose Ledge
 54
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, TR
Roll the Bones Redrock & vicinity
 33
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Sport, TR
Green Route Leominster Area > Crow Hill > 2. Green Corner
 66
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad 2 pitches
Boardwalk Leominster Area > Crow Hill > 6. Practice Face (rig…
 101
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, TR
White Knight Quincy Quarries > S Wall (aka N Face)
 37
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, TR
Tom’s Dilemma Leominster Area > Crow Hill > 1. End Crags
 42
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad
Layback Quincy Quarries > J Wall (aka L Face)
 66
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, TR
Cracker Jack Hammond Pond > Other Walls & C… > Lower Walls
 31
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, TR
Layback Leominster Area > Crow Hill > 1. End Crags
 30
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, TR
The Chimney Leominster Area > Crow Hill > 4. The Buttress
 37
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 2 pitches
Zipper Redrock & vicinity
 127
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, TR
Post Road (aka Black Route) Leominster Area > Crow Hill > 5. Main Face
 36
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Sidewinder Leominster Area > Crow Hill > 6. Practice Face (rig…
 69
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Franny's Folly Leominster Area > Crow Hill > 5. Main Face
 29
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Fun Crack (aka Fist Fight) Rose Ledge
 20
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c Trad, TR
Pendulum (aka Ben's Boot) Rose Ledge
 13
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Intertwine Leominster Area > Crow Hill > 5. Main Face
 125
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Outside Corner Quincy Quarries > K Wall (aka M Face)
 82
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Guillotine (aka Double Over… Rose Ledge
 78
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Steps Redrock & vicinity
 44
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Tarzan Leominster Area > Crow Hill > 3. Fisherman's Wall
 50
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Zits Redrock & vicinity
 34
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 Sport
Diagonal Leominster Area > Crow Hill > 3. Fisherman's Wall
 43
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Thin Line Leominster Area > Crow Hill > 5. Main Face
 34
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c PG13 Trad
Double Helix (aka Rikert's… Rose Ledge
 70
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, TR
Pins Quincy Quarries > K Wall (aka M Face)
 45
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, TR
Tensile Strength Quincy Quarries > K Wall (aka M Face)
 34
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a TR
Morning Glory Redrock & vicinity
 37
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Original Sin Mormon Hollow
 32
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Lunge Roof (aka Rhino Dyno,… Rose Ledge
 43
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Tennessee Rose Ledge
 66
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Marie Antoinette Rose Ledge
 21
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b TR
Cro-Magnon Leominster Area > Crow Hill > 3. Fisherman's Wall
 61
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, TR
Dangles Crack Cape Ann > Sunshine Wall
 5
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad, TR
Widowmaker (aka Leave it to… Rose Ledge
 23
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b TR
Ladder Line Quincy Quarries > J Wall (aka L Face)
 16
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c TR
Jane Leominster Area > Crow Hill > 3. Fisherman's Wall
 29
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13 Trad, TR
X Marks the Spot Lynn Woods > … > Ridge Boulders > B Pond Cliff
 4
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c V2-3 5+ PG13 Trad, TR, Boulder
Doug's Roof Cape Ann > Down Under
 5
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c V2 5+ Boulder
My Mind Is A Blank College Rock > Main Crag
 17
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad, TR
Priapism Mormon Hollow
 44
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Hepatitis (originally submi… Hammond Pond > Temple Area > Pusherman Wall
 18
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b V5 6C TR, Boulder
Tunnel Vision Mormon Hollow
 7
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Sport

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