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Between the Chin and Chest

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Between the Chin and Chest Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 700'
Location: 41.4236, -72.9027 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 4,693
Administrators: Morgan Patterson, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: czd on Jan 15, 2015
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BETA PHOTO: Area outline in red.

Description 

This area spans a large area of the park from the base of the Chin almost to the Left Hip. It is one of the more concentrated ares of bouldering at sleeping giant. The rock is solid traprock with great friction. The main areas are in the talus of the Chin, on top of the chest and beyond on the ridge of the chest towards the hips. The trails are well worn and mapped out so it should be easy to find this different clusters.

Getting There 

See the map. There are various ways to get to each of the areas.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.6 miles from here

42 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',13],['2 Stars',20],['1 Star',7],['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',16],['V2-3',11],['V4-5',5],['V6-7',3],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


Featured Route For Between the Chin and Chest
Rock Climbing Photo: Face of the boulder.

Project V-easy 3  Connecticut : CT Bouldering : ... : Top of the White Trail
Starts on the lower right side compressing on two good flat holds. Climb up and left on horizontal edges until the holds disappear. Somehow hit the lip and top out. This will be a classic, maybe double digit line when climbed....[more]   Browse More Classics in Connecticut

Photos of Between the Chin and Chest Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Amazing boulder at the top of the white trail
BETA PHOTO: Amazing boulder at the top of the white trail
Rock Climbing Photo: Impressive overhung wall
Impressive overhung wall

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By Morgan Patterson
Administrator
From: CT
Jan 20, 2015
thnx for the additions... I would suggest posting your problems/names and put a note on each route stating these are just names you use. If there are earlier ascents and names contact you or I and we can update them at that time...

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