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H Wall (aka J Face)

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H Wall (aka J Face) Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 100'
Location: 42.24453, -71.03603 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Leo Paik on Jan 14, 2007


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This section of the Quarries has one of the harder problems here. The rock has failed on the left side of this face. Its appearance does not lend great faith to a climber.


A. Dirty (fallen down)
B. Cleveland’s Climb (fallen down)
C. Tectonic Plates, 9+ (?fallen down)
D. Under The Big Top, 10 PG-13, 45', gear or TR.
E. East of Eden, 12-, 55', gear or TR.
F. Slice of Lime, 6
G. Fruit of the Loom, 10
H. Orange Peel Easy, 7
IH. Orange Peel, 8
J. Canada Dry, 8
K. Parabola, 10

Getting There 

This lies en route to the Little Railroad Quarry area on the left side of the trail. The smooth granite on the right side may catch your eye. There once was a small pond in front of the rock here.

Climbing Season

Weather station 4.7 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in H Wall (aka J Face)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for H Wall (aka J Face):
Under the Big Top    5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 45'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Checking out Under the Big Top before leading.

Under the Big Top 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13  Massachusetts : Quincy Quarries : H Wall (aka J Face)
This is the biggest roof at The Quarries. There are several variations, and all are intimidating. The upper 12 feet fell off in the '90s making the climb harder than when it was first lead by Eric Engberg, in 1982, saying at the time it was 5.9....[more]   Browse More Classics in Massachusetts

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