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Stone Tower area Rock Climbing 

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BETA PHOTO: Boulder locations around Stone Tower.


The Stone Tower area has a phenomenal concentration of boulder problems in all difficulty levels. For those bouldering above V6, the 20 foot Bob Johnson boulders, The Hidden Boulder, and Stone Tower Boulder should not be missed. For those bouldering below V6, great climbs can be found on the Queen's Row, Slant Right, and Egg Boulders. However, almost all of the boulders have something for everyone. The average hike between boulders in this area is less than 7 minutes.

Getting There 

The Stone Tower area is located along Great Woods Road/Trail. It is easily found by walking from the main parking lot to the left side (South Side) of Walden Pond. Pass through the two stone pillars at the end of the parking lot and proceed up the path until you reach an obvious fork (6-8 minutes from the lot). Head left and proceed up the hill another 3 minutes to the Stone Tower. This is the center of the area.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.0 miles from here

116 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',9],['3 Stars',25],['2 Stars',45],['1 Star',37],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Stone Tower area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Stone Tower area:
Bear Grease   V1 5     Boulder, 18'   Bob Johnson Boulders
Hidden Arete   V2 5+     Boulder   The Hidden Boulder
Holly the Happy Heel Hooker   V3+ 6A+     Boulder, 12'   Slant Right Boulder
Fist Fucker    V5 6C     Boulder   Stone Tower Boulder
Wardrobe Malfunction   V6 7A     Boulder, 12'   Bob Johnson Boulders
The Buttermilker   V7 7A+     Boulder, 15'   Stone Tower Boulder
Bloodhound   V7 7A+     Boulder, 18'   Bob Johnson Boulders
Vapor    V7 7A+     Boulder, 13'   Bob Johnson Boulders
Blacksmith.....AKA Seam Direct    V7 7A+     Boulder   Stone Tower Boulder
Green Haze    V7+ 7A+     Boulder   Stone Tower Boulder
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Featured Route For Stone Tower area
Rock Climbing Photo: Slopers.

Green Haze V7+ 7A+  Massachusetts : Lynn Woods : ... : Stone Tower Boulder
This problem is similar to Bodacious at Pawtuckaway, only it has more moves and more beta. Sit start as far right as possible in a small alcove and start moving left using slopers, a crimp, heelhooks, and tension. Finsh farther to the left making a move out a small overhang where the arete ends....[more]   Browse More Classics in Massachusetts

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