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Main Cliff Rock Climbing 


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Location: 43.28953, -71.16075 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jay Knower, M Sprague, lee hansche, Jeffrey.LeCours, Robert Hall, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Eli on Jan 21, 2016
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Parker Mountain Main Cliff Map

Description 

The first cliff area you come to, routes are generally 35ft, though many have returned to a mossy state.

When looking at the map in the photos section, be aware that both problems graded V3 are somewhere between V4 and V5 with less than ideal landings.

Two routes worth doing are Floating Point Precision and Increased Resistance.

Getting There 

Hike up the main trail from the parking lot - pass a large trail sign/kiosk, walk 30 yards further and turn right. These cliffs will be very visible, though the routes may not be easy to identify. See map for a vague idea.

Climbing Season

For the Lakes Region area.

Weather station 8.0 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['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',1],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


Featured Route For Main Cliff
Rock Climbing Photo: The problem, shown from below, on the mid-ledge of...

Floating Point Precision V3-4 6A+  New Hampshire : Lakes Region : ... : Main Cliff
The overhanging, left leaning wall that trends up above Main Cliff. Start on the sloped landing under the feature on a small crimp rail. Pull hard to get a heel up and slap onto the arete. Continue moving left crimps and right hand arete holds to top out slightly up and left. Fun feature, surprising good rock, although somewhat fragile....[more]   Browse More Classics in New Hampshire

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By matthewWallace
From: Sandwich, NH
Jan 24, 2016
If both v3s are v4-v5 why would they be rated v3?
By Eli
From: Lives in a truck
Jan 25, 2016
The topos are old and I'm not sure if the original files exist for the topos. Brendan did these routes and made the topos in 2012/2013 and had no idea how strong he was getting. Upon a recent re-visit we determined they're definitely not V3. When we upload the actual routes here they'll be submitted with their actual grades.
By Eli
From: Lives in a truck
Nov 12, 2016
Strafford locals rejoice! there are also a couple fun trad lines here.

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