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Submitted By: guy bon on Jun 12, 2011
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Description 

Two main walls and a third in the woods. This is a beautiful area other than the presence of the power lines. I enjoy this place as a warm-down as the climbing is not so much physically challenging.

Getting There 

From Ry's Stash continue on the trail. This should widen as you pass a large tower on your left.

Option 1: Continue up the road until you see an obvious trail cutting into the bush beneath the power lines. Follow this along the power lines until you see a tall rock down at the bottom of the hill.

Option 2: Continue past the trail into the brush for a minute or so until you reach a parking lot with a metal gate and brown CT parks sign. Cut right along a path and bushwack through mountain laurels. There's a 25' wall here in the woods, but continue towards the power lines to get to the other areas.

Climbing Season

For the CT Bouldering area.

Weather station 3.9 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['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',2],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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