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A Wall (aka A Face)

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A Wall (aka A Face) Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 100'
Location: 42.24413, -71.03698 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Leo Paik on Jan 14, 2007  with updates from Ron Birk
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BETA PHOTO: A Wall topo - right.

Description 

This has a handful of routes that is less-frequented. There are drill holes from the quarry here. You can descend down the left side.

L->R:
A. Bulges, 2, 1p, TR.
B. Snark, 6, 1p, TR.
C. Dill’s Pickle, 8, 1p, TR.
D. Hairlip, 6, 1p, TR.
E. Backbone, 6, 1p, TR.
E1. Ribs, 4, 1p, TR.
F. Short Man’s Sorrow, 10, 1p, TR.
G1. Blow Up, 9, 1p, TR.
G2. Fat Man’s Folly, 8, 1p, TR.

Getting There 

This is on the southern end of the LIttle Railroad Quarry. It is on the left side of the photo above.

Climbing Season

For the Quincy Quarries area.

Weather station 4.7 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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


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Rock Climbing Photo: A Wall topo - left.
BETA PHOTO: A Wall topo - left.
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Little Railroad Quarry. The broken walls on the l...
Rock Climbing Photo: A wall overview.
BETA PHOTO: A wall overview.

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