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Uncle Tom Boulder Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 235'
Location: 42.324, -71.175 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Joe M., Old Timer, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Cryptic C62 on May 22, 2014
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Description 

One little boulder hidden near the Alcove area of Hammond Pond. The name comes from graffiti on the the right side of the boulder which reads "Uncle Tom" and "Have a Nice Day." Probably only about six feet from ground to lip, but a sit start creates a decent boulder problem.

Getting There 

From the Alcove area, walk towards the Beached Whale Boulder and the nearby toproping wall. To the right of this wall is a small path up the hill. Follow this path up until you see a short boulder with white graffiti on it.

Climbing Season

For the Alcove Area area.

Weather station 3.1 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',2],['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]


Featured Route For Uncle Tom Boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: Uncle Tom boulder, with starting jug indicated in ...

Uncle Tom's Basement V2 5+  Massachusetts : Hammond Pond : ... : Uncle Tom Boulder
Sit start with both hands on the obvious edge, heel hook out right. Keep slapping your right hand up the arete until you can bring your right foot to the starting edge, then rock over it for an easy top out....[more]   Browse More Classics in Massachusetts

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