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The Asteroid Rock Climbing 


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Location: 44.55581, -72.79591 View Map  Incorrect?
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BETA PHOTO: Asteroid Boulder viewed from the Backyard Boulder

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Description 

Lots of excellent climbs on some of the best rock in the notch.

Getting There 

Find your way to the Backyard Boulder, then look north and uphill to see this obvious boulder.

Climbing Season

For the Top of the Notch Boulders area.

Weather station 2.0 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',6],['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',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',6],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Asteroid

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Asteroid:
Boomerang   V6 7A     Boulder, Alpine   
Local Hero (Sit)   V6-7 7A+     Boulder, Alpine   
Pulled Pork   V7 7A+     Boulder, Alpine   
The Kosher Option   V7+ 7A+     Boulder, Alpine   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Love the opening sequence on this problem.

Pulled Pork V7 7A+  Vermont : Smuggler's Notch : ... : The Asteroid
Sit start below and to the left of the obvious crimp rail. Move right to an interesting pocket on the arete, then follow the arete to top out. Crimpy, technical, and fun!...[more]   Browse More Classics in Vermont

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