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West Side Rock Climbing 


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Location: 41.34316, -73.40799 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

The West Side is located on the northwestern edge of the basin (past the East Side). This side of the basin has many great boulders and small cliffs.

Getting There 

Continue traversing across the basin to the far end of the rocky hillside.

Climbing Season

For the Bald Rock Basin area.

Weather station 4.0 miles from here

47 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',8],['3 Stars',22],['2 Stars',13],['1 Star',4],['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',16],['V2-3',6],['V4-5',9],['V6-7',6],['V8-9',3],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in West Side

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for West Side:
Classic Crack   V0 4     Boulder, 13'   Warmup Boulder
High Five   V0 4     Boulder   Colossus Boulder
Fanciful Flight   V1 5     Boulder, 20'   Colossus Boulder
Orion   V2 5+     Boulder, 23'   Colossus Boulder
New Speedway Boogie   V3 6A     Boulder, 12'   King Boulder
Return Of The B-Boy   V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   King Boulder
Vultures in Paradise   V5 6C R     TR, Boulder, 24'   Colossus Boulder
Kerosine   V5+ 6C+     Boulder, 12'   King Boulder
Atomic Pleasure   V6 7A     Boulder, 15'   King Boulder
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Featured Route For West Side
Rock Climbing Photo: Enter the Colossus

Enter The Colossus V4-5 6B+ Connecticut : CT Bouldering : ... : Colossus Boulder
This line has it all... It is the 400 lbs. elephant in the room. Start on the right side of the Colossus boulder on the obvious jug under the overhang. Fire up to two perfect crimpers and prepare to Enter the Colossus. Fire though the next section of holds to the lip at 20+ ft. About as classy as you can imagine....[more]   Browse More Classics in Connecticut

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