The Approach Boulder Rock Climbing
This is an awesome block on the way into the Redrock climbing area. It is right on the main trail which leads directly past/to Pink Floyd Wall and also Main Wall and Master's Wall. It's extremely clean and well established. Being no more than 100 feet from the highway, it is a little loud from cars passing by but offers some great moderate-hard problems.
Follow the main trail up from the parking lot of Redrocks. Pass the storage units (and the right turn towards Down Under and Oz), follow up the hill, and you will find this block right on the trail.
Climbing Season For the Cape Ann area.
Weather station 6.3 miles from here
8 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For The Approach Boulder
The Warm Up aka The Ear V3 6A MA
: Cape Ann
: The Approach Boulder
Start with both hands on a very large shelf with a high left foot. Pull on and trend up and right on the shelf which eventually turns into a large block hold. Move left up to a big edge and go for the jug on top.Per Chris McNeil: Start with matched hands on a thin rail at face level. Move your left heel up on the left arete, and go for the right hand pull ("The Ear" hence the name). Press it out and top out....[more] Browse More Classics in MA