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The Tombstone Crag Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 12'
Location: 42.49844, -70.99363 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Dave Twardowski, Joe M., Old Timer, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Old Timer on Oct 28, 2010
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Description 

This area has about 6-8 boulder problems with capacity for more and is quite secluded. Discovered by Bob Parrott, these problems fly under the radar.

Getting There 

Park at the main Lynn Woods parking lot. Head right around the pond on a wide gravel road to the end of the pond. At the end of the pond, continue straight ahead on the wide gravel road for about 5-6 minutes. As the trail begins to slowly rise, look left to see a small stream/ brook running parallel to the trail. Leave the trail, cross that stream, head uphill, and you should run into the boulders down in a depression.

Climbing Season

For the Lynn Woods area.

Weather station 2.5 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',3],['V4-5',3],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


Featured Route For The Tombstone Crag
Rock Climbing Photo: The top of The Guillotine.

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Photos of The Tombstone Crag Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Weetamoo (Tombstone Boulders) - W35.
BETA PHOTO: Weetamoo (Tombstone Boulders) - W35.
Rock Climbing Photo: The Tombstone (near the left side) - W03.
BETA PHOTO: The Tombstone (near the left side) - W03.
Rock Climbing Photo: The Tombstone - W03.
BETA PHOTO: The Tombstone - W03.
Rock Climbing Photo: On the Tombstone to the left of Guillotine.
BETA PHOTO: On the Tombstone to the left of Guillotine.
Rock Climbing Photo: Weetamoo (Tombstone Boulders) - W34.
BETA PHOTO: Weetamoo (Tombstone Boulders) - W34.
Rock Climbing Photo: Weetamoo (Tombstone Boulders) - W33.
BETA PHOTO: Weetamoo (Tombstone Boulders) - W33.
Rock Climbing Photo: Nice traverse.
Nice traverse.
Rock Climbing Photo: Above the guillotine with Pete and Dean.
Above the guillotine with Pete and Dean.

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By peterfogg
May 25, 2016
Old Timer, any beta on getting to the Tombstone Boulders? I'm pretty familiar with the Lynn Woods trails, but I'm only just starting to investigate bouldering in the area. I'd love to check some of these problems out, and I'd be happy to mark the location on the map for future visitors.
By Old Timer
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From: North Andover MA
May 25, 2016
Try new directions listed under the Tombstone Boulders. If that doesn't work, I can meet up with you and provide a tour. Let me know.

Pete

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