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Boxcar Boulder Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 13'
Location: 42.4962, -70.98064 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Dave Twardowski, Joe M., Old Timer, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Old Timer on May 3, 2012
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Description 

This is a good, steep block located in a neighborhood.

Getting There 

From the main Lynn Woods parking lot, head right around the pond on Ox Pasture Road for about 3 minutes then break right uphill, you will see a cliff band on your left. Follow cliff band uphill and then bear left for a few minutes. You will begin to see boulders. Keep going for another 4-5 minutes until you see the green water tank. Boxcar Boulder is about 150 feet away.

Climbing Season

For the Lynn Woods area.

Weather station 2.6 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',6],['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',0],['V4-5',3],['V6-7',5],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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By Five Ted
From: Reading, MA
Nov 11, 2010
Sorry about the misinformation. I have taken the postings down. Thanks!
By climberbob
Mar 6, 2011
Rock Climbing Photo: Justin Hayes on a prime project...this area should...
Justin Hayes on a prime project...this area should be included. It can be accessed from the ballfield.
By nickv
Nov 2, 2012
I'm confused...if there is an access issue, why keep posting problems...if there isn't an access issue, why no directions??
By Tim McGivern
From: Medford, ma
Apr 25, 2017
NickV, Welcome to Lynn Woods! There have been a few waves of development in Lynn Woods. The access issue is only with the Boxcar Boulder proper. It is near a homeowners yard. It should be noted that the Boxcar Boulder itself is in Lynn Woods. The Golden Wall, and likely some of these others are also in Lynn Woods, they may be near a home though. Another thing to keep in mind is that directions are tough here. We're currently expanding/improving on the bouldering map, so stay tuned for that. It will coincide with Mountain Project.

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