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Pettaquamscutt Rock

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Pettaquamscutt Rock Rock Climbing 

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Location: 41.47081, -71.45409 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Jonathan W on Apr 15, 2014
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Pettaquamscutt Rock is a 50' cliff at the back of a park.
The rock is covered with quartz nubbins that are very sharp, rope abrasion is almost unavoidable.

Getting There 

There's a small parking area near the field on Middlebridge rd. Walk up the hill for a few minutes to the cliff.

Climbing Season

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Weather station 4.6 miles from here

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By M Sprague
From: New England
Jan 8, 2016
This little crag has been climbed on since at least the 1970s, though owing to better alternatives not so much nowadays. It even had its own published guidebook. The rock is like climbing on a giant cheese grater. Until there is more posted here, your best source of information is

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