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Bald Rock Rock Climbing 


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Location: 41.33905, -73.40687 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Morgan Patterson on Feb 6, 2012
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Description 

Bald Rock Peak consists of two levels of outcroppings on it's east side and a plethora of slabs on it's west, created back when glaciers covered this area and split the the peak in a classic ramp and pluck formation. The peak has two levels of outcroppings on the East side and hosts numerous lines and projects. The left end of the lower wall needs some cleaning but appears to have great potential for some real hard climbing. At the base of the lower outcropping is a boulder field with many lines, both established and un-established, on various qualities of rock. The rock up here is sharper then the rest of the rock in the area.

Getting There 

Blue Blazed Trail

Climbing Season

For the Bald Rock Basin area.

Weather station 4.2 miles from here

56 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',15],['2 Stars',26],['1 Star',15],['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',27],['V2-3',8],['V4-5',10],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Bald Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Bald Rock:
Soaring Dragon   V3-4 6A+     Boulder, 25'   Upper Cliffband
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Featured Route For Bald Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: ChemDog

Chem Dog V0-1 4+  Connecticut : CT Bouldering : ... : Sativa Slab
This fun problem is located on the far right hand side of the rock feature, just uphill from the main slab. Easily recognizable by massive chunk missing from this rounded slab. Start standing on the right side and make some easy moves on big holds up into the cut in the slab. Work small crystals to the right following the ramp up and right. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Connecticut

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