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Arete, The 
Crush the Slug 
Evade the Slug 
Family Values 
long traverse 
Mean Green 
Shits and Giggles 
Squash the Slug 
Sweat of the Rapist 
Terminator X 
Voodoo Bullshit/Bring the Noise 

Worthless Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Location: 40.7983, -73.9547 View Map  Incorrect?
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A nice sized boulder with good climbing on two of it's faces, and a slab on a third face. Good landing, but a crash pad is recommended for some problems. Usually not crowded.

Getting There 

Northern End of Central Park, West of the Harlem Meer.

Climbing Season

Weather station 1.0 miles from here

14 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Worthless Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Worthless Boulder:
Squash the Slug   V1 5     Boulder, 10'   
The Arete   V2 5+     Boulder   
Mean Green   V4+ 6B+     Boulder   
A.D.H.D   V6 7A     Boulder   
A.D.D.   V6 7A     Boulder   
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Featured Route For Worthless Boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: Pic in which all of routes holds can be seen (most...

Family Values V6 7A  New York : New York City : ... : Worthless Boulder
Start on two rightward tending holds to the left of the dark overhanging face. The right hand has been reinforced on. (Same start as Mean Green). From here make a slightly awkward move to the jug shelf out right and match. Move up with right hand to a small rightward tending crystal hold. Then turn the corner and grab the lower jug of Voodoo Bullshit with the left hand. Then either match the jug or use the side pull to gain the big undercling and starting hold on Voodoo Bullshit. From here conti...[more]   Browse More Classics in New York

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Rock Climbing Photo: 1: Arete Problem V1 (aka Gumb Project)  2: 4 Buddi...
BETA PHOTO: 1: Arete Problem V1 (aka Gumb Project) 2: 4 Buddi...
Rock Climbing Photo: 6: Terminator X V6 - Traverse overhanging face lef...
BETA PHOTO: 6: Terminator X V6 - Traverse overhanging face lef...
Rock Climbing Photo: The small, but excellent overhanging west face of ...
BETA PHOTO: The small, but excellent overhanging west face of ...

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By David Kerkeslager
From: Brooklyn, NY
Jul 7, 2017
If I could go to one boulder in Central Park, this would be the one. Lots of fun problems.

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