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Bradley Mountain Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Clint Cummins on Apr 25, 2009  with updates from Robert Hall
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BETA PHOTO: "Northern" Crags on Bradley Mtn


Several crags in Southington and Plainville, CT - north of Shuttle Meadow Reservoir; SE of I-84.

Note that the climbing and bouldering areas near Split Rock, on Water Department property South of the Fire Wall, have been closed to climbing for some time. Enforcement is active but sporadic.

Getting There 

I-84 to Exit 32 (Route 10). See access descriptions for each crag.

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.9 miles from here

74 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',18],['2 Stars',20],['1 Star',32],['Bomb',4]

Classic Climbing Routes in Bradley Mountain

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Bradley Mountain:
Fresh Bag   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, Sport   Firewall : Sport Routes
Morning Glory   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 70'   2 Sunrise Rock
Rising Sun   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 70'   2 Sunrise Rock
Unnamed 5.9   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, Sport   Firewall : Sport Routes
Firecracker (New)   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport   Firewall : Sport Routes
Burnt Beyond Recognition (Mixed)   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, Sport   Firewall : Sport Routes
Optimus Prime   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 55'   Firewall : Sport Routes
OC Roof   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, Sport   Firewall : Sport Routes
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By Robert Hall
From: North Conway, NH
Mar 22, 2017
Hide Out, Lost Wall and Split Rock were considered closed to climbing, as are all the areas within the "Water Dept's 'Jurisdiction'".

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