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Upper Tier Rock Climbing 


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Location: 44.15894, -71.19708 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jay Knower, M Sprague, lee hansche, Jeffrey.LeCours, Robert Hall, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: chinos on Aug 1, 2016
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The Upper Tier is the most prominent section of cliff seen from the road or in the town of Jackson. This section of cliff tends to be steep but is broken by small ledges. The Upper Tier can be accessed by walking around the left side of the Vlaad Wall then uphill for 50 yards or taking a fixed line in the gully between the Sap Wall and the El Wall.

Getting There 

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Climbing Season

For the WM: Bartlett / Jackson Area area.

Weather station 8.0 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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J-Town 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  New Hampshire : WM: Bartlett / Jackson Area : ... : Upper Tier
This is currently the only route on the Upper Tier. Located on the right side the main face. Start on a raised ledge and boulder up onto small ledge. Traverse right to the bolt line. Climb the face on a variety of holds past bolts to a bolt anchor above the alcove....[more]   Browse More Classics in New Hampshire

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By Corey Allard
Jul 31, 2017
Really scenic crag with nice views of the town even from the deck. It looks like there is lots of potential for other routes on this wall. Just be careful walking around, there are a lot of leaves and loose rocks to roll your ankle on or set rolling down the hill.

There is also a large nest up and right of J-town that looks suspiciously like a peregrine nest, but it did not appear active (I hope).

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