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Charlemont Rock Climbing 


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Location: 42.72069, -72.77647 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Joe M., Old Timer, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Kai Webler on Jan 8, 2014
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Description 

This is a small area, that is still young in terms of development. It holds some incredible projects and a few established gems. The rock is a combination of gneiss and schist, making for some truly unique features and textures, sort of like a combination of rumney and great barrington rock.

Getting There 

Take Route 2 west to Charlemont MA, a few minutes after going through the downtown take a right onto Zoar Rd., and follow it 5-10 minuntes until you reach Zoar Picnic Area and Campground. Park on the right in a large parking lot.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 2.4 miles from here

29 Total Climbing Routes

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Featured Route For Charlemont
Rock Climbing Photo: Kai on the crux move.

Friction in the Gaze V7- 7A+  Massachusetts : Charlemont : Big 45
Start SITTING with a left hand crimp and a positive right hand pinch. Compress up the arete and the crack, leading to a slopey crux near the end. It has incredible rock.Featured at the 1:51 mark in this vid...[more]   Browse More Classics in Massachusetts

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