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Quarry Pit

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Rusted Shut 

Quarry Pit Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 500'
Location: 42.69792, -71.74564 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Joe M., Old Timer, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Dan Knisell on Jul 22, 2017
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Description 

This is a cool, old quarry pit. Granite from here was used to build a church and the post office in Worcester. There's not a whole lot to offer here. It is usually wet. There are one or two routes in the back of the quarry where's there's the only tallish wall.

Getting There 

Go past the main wall.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 6.5 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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


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Rock Climbing Photo: Rusted Shut.

Rusted Shut V1 5  Massachusetts : Townsend, MA Bouldering : ... : Quarry Pit
It seems like all the crux moves are at the top... start on crimps, and move through a series of crimps to gain the lip. Use the block at the top to pull over the lip. The route always seems to be wet but may dry out in summer....[more]   Browse More Classics in Massachusetts

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