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Black Hut Boulder

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"The Warmup" 
Disco Extension, The 
Fear of a Black Hut 
Jabba the Hut 
Pizza the Hut 
Pocket Problem 
Princess Leia 
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Black Hut Boulder  


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Location: 41.9802, -71.6668 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: M Sprague, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Dana Seaton on Sep 15, 2010
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Matt Giossi on the start of Jabba the Hut

Description 

One lone erratic amid all the quarries in the Black Hut wildlife management area in Burrivile RI. High quality granite, 18 ft tall with honest climbing to the top. Problems range from V2 to V9.

Getting There 

Take rt 102 west from rt 146. Turn right onto rt 107 north. As you drop into Harrisville, just before the dam, take a right onto Spring Lake rd. Turn right onto Black Hut rd, and in a mile look for a small gated turnout on the left, just left of a driveway. If you hit the lake you have gone too far. Follow red dot trail, look for big bloc on your left.

Climbing Season



Weather station 9.5 miles from here

7 Total Routes

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


Featured Route For Black Hut Boulder
The holds of Pizza the Hut. the "sharks tooth" can be seen 2/3 of the way up with chalk on it (its hard to get at without tossing a chalk ball...), and the lock off crimp for the crux move directly above it.

Pizza the Hut V7 7A+  Rhode Island : Black Hut Boulder
Start on block jugs left of Fear of..climb up to sharp sharks tooth incut crimp. Continue straight to the top to the mental finishing crux. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Rhode Island

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By cstorms
From: North Bend, OR
Sep 15, 2010
any pics? I may be in the area soon for some bouldering and was wondering if this is worth a stop... 18 ft of honest climbing sounds nice!
By M Sprague
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From: New England
Dec 22, 2010
Cool. I have never heard of this one ..will have to check it out this winter.