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Graham O.
Aug 22, 2016
Awesome climb! IMO, the lower deadpoint is actually the crux. View Comment
chriszz
Jun 8, 2015
Added a photo of full route. This was fun! Kind of pumpy at parts. View Comment
john strand
Apr 17, 2015
I agree...V6 or so, pretty hard. View Comment
chris21
Apr 16, 2015
If I have the right boulder in the picture I added, the slab is at least 5.12+... it is more difficult than… View Comment
ben324 Solon
Mar 5, 2015
Got ya. That's for sure. It's one of those routes that gets easier as you learn the moves though. The moves… View Comment
Eric8
Feb 11, 2015
I think he just means the low crux that most people deadpoint is not actually the crux. View Comment
Ryan Web
Nov 16, 2014
Led this yesterday on three pieces, and it felt really safe. Really fun but short climb. View Comment
tbeeler
Nov 11, 2014
Howdy! Just moved to Hopkinton this fall, and I'm only a few miles away from College Rock now. I know it's… View Comment
ben324 Solon
Sep 15, 2014
It is lacking in pro up high, but I disagree that it's R rated. Maybe PG-13. In the description, it says th… View Comment
Jcomeau
Apr 18, 2014
I led this last night. It's really not that bad of a lead. Gear where you need it, and if you're worried… View Comment
john strand
Nov 19, 2013
The slab is just left..pretty stiff V6??? View Comment
jim.dangle
Sep 11, 2013
So is that the "hard slab problem" mentioned in the description Lunchbreak? Jim View Comment
Jcomeau
Aug 14, 2013
I just led this today. The gear is good. Not too bad. Up to the rof protects with small nuts and micro n… View Comment
Jcomeau
May 21, 2013
I have led this. I placed 6 pieces. View Comment
Jcomeau
Mar 11, 2012
I think this is the arete that is mentioned in the Boston Rocks book. View Comment
Jcomeau
Mar 11, 2012
I agree with DFrench. No need for bolts here. and no room for sport routes. View Comment
Joe M.
Jan 26, 2012
My Mind is a Blank has been led on gear.... View Comment
DFrench
Jan 25, 2012
Even though chains for some of the routes may be a nice convenient addition, I think it will be met with gr… View Comment
Cengstrom
Jan 25, 2012
I live in Hopkinton and come here on a regular basis and was wondering if anyone has looked into putting up… View Comment
ryan Pedersen
Nov 19, 2011
This can be lead with small cams and a nut or two. Be careful of the loose rock bits in the crack. View Comment
Jcomeau
Sep 20, 2011
This boulder is cool. Tons of variations and fun stuff to do. Good stop for a quick workout. View Comment
Jcomeau
Sep 4, 2011
Good to see some recent pictures from here. That means people are climbing here again. A few years ago th… View Comment
S. Neoh
Aug 30, 2011
Glad you had a good time. What did you climb and what were your faves? It is an after-work crag mid week.… View Comment
Jake D.
Aug 30, 2011
bahh. those crimps are good.. View Comment
Woodchuck ATC
Aug 30, 2011
My first trip out to this rock. How could anyone not love it? Great rock, routes, shortest hike-in ever. A… View Comment
Jcomeau
Aug 7, 2011
I posted up scans of the Boston Rocks guidebook which shows the topos for College Rock. View Comment
john strand
May 23, 2011
Very nice job. I think taggers should be drowned. View Comment
Jcomeau
May 12, 2011
About 3 or 4 hours. View Comment
patrick donahue
May 12, 2011
Nice, how long did u spend scrubbing? It would be nicer to do some of this in Quincy Quarries. View Comment
Jcomeau
May 12, 2011
Environmentally friendly, biodegradeable paint stripper and a wire brush. View Comment
patrick donahue
May 12, 2011
What did you use to scrub it off with?, and great job, man. View Comment
jcomeau2 Comeau
May 11, 2011
Good job, man. View Comment
Jcomeau
Apr 22, 2011
The arete problem went today. Super awesome. I'm going to add this in here. View Comment
Jcomeau
Jan 14, 2011
I'd say so. View Comment
john strand
Jan 10, 2011
Ya- falling off that slab would not be good - V2 ? View Comment
Jcomeau
Jan 3, 2011
The roof is cool. Also topped out the slab just to the left of the arete. That topout is high and scary w… View Comment