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Brilliant Corners Rock Climbing 


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Location: 43.82867, -71.49742 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Home of the classic climb of the same name, this area has almost a dozen 1-2 pitch climbs from 5.6-5.10c, mostly put up by George Hurley. Almost all of the routes are a mix of traditional and bolt protection.

Getting There 

After passing Beede Falls on Sandwich Notch Rd. look for a sign on the left that says either "no fires" or "don't litter" (I forgot which). There is a faint trail directly across the road. Follow the trail, cross the brook, and you'll find yourself standing below the Brilliant Corners rock climb. Approach takes 2 minutes.

Climbing Season

For the Lakes Region area.

Weather station 6.6 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',2],['5.9',2],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Brilliant Corners

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Brilliant Corners:
Count Down   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Brilliant Corners   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Brilliant Corners 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  NH : Lakes Region : ... : Brilliant Corners
The start is pumpy and bouldery, and can be protected with a #4 Friend. Pull over the small roof onto the slab above. Follow the finger crack in the huge corner until it ends. Step left to another , shorter finger crack (pin)to another roof. Protect, and get ready for the crux. Pull over the roof on the right into another corner (pin), very sequential. Head up and left to a two bolt anchor w/ rap rings....[more]   Browse More Classics in NH

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