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Basin Area Rock Climbing 


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Location: 41.34184, -73.40686 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Morgan Patterson, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Morgan Patterson on Feb 6, 2012
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Description 

Continuing north from bald rock you will notice a large drainage basin drops down to the west from the powerlines. From bald rock all the way along edge of the ridge to the bottom of the basin are outcroppings and boulders.

Getting There 

Hike North from the Bald Rock.

Climbing Season

For the Bald Rock Basin area.

Weather station 4.1 miles from here

135 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',14],['3 Stars',54],['2 Stars',52],['1 Star',14],['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',48],['V2-3',22],['V4-5',31],['V6-7',12],['V8-9',4],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Basin Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Basin Area:
Classic Crack   V0 4     Boulder, 13'   West Side : Warmup Boulder
High Five   V0 4     Boulder   West Side : Colossus Boulder
Fanciful Flight   V1 5     Boulder, 20'   West Side : Colossus Boulder
Creamy Tacos   V1 5     Boulder, 20'   East Side : El Duque Wall
Orion   V2 5+     Boulder, 23'   West Side : Colossus Boulder
New Speedway Boogie   V3 6A     Boulder, 12'   West Side : King Boulder
Slurp & Giggle   V3 6A     Boulder, 18'   East Side : El Duque Wall
Vultures in Paradise   V5 6C R     TR, Boulder, 24'   West Side : Colossus Boulder
Return Of The B-Boy   V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   West Side : King Boulder
Kerosine   V5+ 6C+     Boulder, 12'   West Side : King Boulder
Atomic Pleasure   V6 7A     Boulder, 15'   West Side : King Boulder
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Featured Route For Basin Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Earth Temple beta w/ Moon Rock visible in backgrou...

Earth Temple V6 7A  Connecticut : CT Bouldering : ... : Temple Wall
This incredible climb starts sitting on the large detached flake. Fire up the smooth arete to a good hold. Then out high right to a vertical pinch. Work your way up the arete, then bump your right hand up the crack until your established on jugs. From there, work the tricky mantle up the top. Caution: Loose flake out right - use gently. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Connecticut

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By guy bon
Mar 6, 2012
Nice Mo! Another new spot!

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