Wallace Pond Boulders Rock Climbing
These are a loosely scattered collection of boulders around the shores of Wallace Pond. Though connected to Ravenswood Park, this land is owned by the City of Gloucester and a lot less visited.
They are kind of out there.
Bushwhack and explore in from Magnolia Ave or hike in from Fernwood Lake Trail.
Climbing Season For the Cape Ann area.
Weather station 6.9 miles from here
4 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Wallace Pond Boulders
Straight Outta Crimpton V4-5 6B+ Massachusetts
: Cape Ann
: ... : Deer Stalker Boulder
This is a really good problem.Sit start a few feet right of the arete on the right hand face with a lower left crimp/sidepull and high right one. Move up to the good breadloaf like feature, and trend slightly right on crimps to the overlap/horizontal. This starts out overhanging and turns into techy face then closes as a slab.The topout is a bit sketchy, but sack up and body smear.The sit start is the crux. The stand goes at about V4....[more] Browse More Classics in Massachusetts
Jan 30, 2016
There are some good looking boulders on private property and close to houses in this area along Magnolia Ave.