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The Happy Valley Rock Climbing 


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Location: 44.49892, -77.62919 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Two massive boulders pushed into a hillside. Tall, amazing problems. micro-chossy because of the small number of visitors. small area contains some of the best problems in new england from v5 to v11+

Getting There 

From the parking lot, follow path to Hideaway. Instead of taking sharp right from logging road, continue straight for ten or so minutes, until an obvious fork, commonly muddy. From there go right until you find a cairn on the right hand side (not more than 5 mins) this trail will lead to the happy valley. Better to have somebody who knows show you first. Good luck.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 12.6 miles from here

13 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Happy Valley

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Happy Valley:
The Beanstalk    V3 6A     Boulder, 15'   Sleeping Giant Boulder
The Sleeping Giant   V5 6C     Boulder, 17'   Sleeping Giant Boulder
Book of Names   V7 7A+     Boulder, 16'   Sleeping Giant Boulder
Competitive Urge   V9- 7C     Boulder, 13'   Sleeping Giant Boulder
Press Your Luck    V10 7C+     Boulder, 10'   Magic Bean Boulder
The Tempest    V10 7C+     Boulder, 12'   Sleeping Giant Boulder
Sister's Savior    V11 8A     Boulder, 13'   Sleeping Giant Boulder
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Featured Route For The Happy Valley
Rock Climbing Photo: Pressing out Press Your Luck, V10.

Press Your Luck V10 7C+  Massachusetts : Happy Valley and The Hideaw... : ... : Magic Bean Boulder
Start on large flat hold, grab an obvious, sculpted pinch, and use one of many methods to hit the sloping lip. Throw a high heel, and get yourself on top of the perfectly flat and clean slab. CLASSIC. Dave Graham added a sit, which bumps grade to V11....[more]   Browse More Classics in Massachusetts

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