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Cliff Boulders

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Back At You With The Realness 
Charlie's Crack aka Crescent Crack 
Check your Head 
Chuckie's Torture 
Dike Route, The 
Gabber's Route 
Good Lord! aka The Tip Rip Face 
Granny's Grunt 
High Way, The 
Jedi Minds 
Jugs 
My Way  
Outback, The 
Sitting Santas  
Taco Bell 
Tectonic Plates 
Vulcan Tip Rip 

Cliff Boulders  


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Location: 43.1181, -71.1787 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

This area can be a great stop off to burn out, project hard, or just warm-up for Boulder Natural. Grades range from V0 to V11, and great climbs at many of those grades. This area is frequently forgotten about and will be empty even when Boulder Natural and Round Pond are crowded.

Getting There 

Easy to find, from the Lower Slabs area walk up and left to top of cliff, boulders abound.

Climbing Season



Weather station 7.7 miles from here

17 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Cliff Boulders:
Gabber's Route   V0 4     Boulder, 10'   
Vulcan Tip Rip   V3 6A     Boulder, 18'   
Tectonic Plates   V8 7B     Boulder, 15'   
Chuckie's Torture   V9 7C     Boulder, 15'   
Check your Head   V9 7C     Boulder, 15'   
Back At You With The Realness   V11 8A     Boulder, 12'   
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Featured Route For Cliff Boulders
Christian Prellwitz working through the opening moves of 'Vulcan Tip Rip' (v3/4) at the Cliff Boulders, Pawtuckaway. Photo by Erika Curry-Elrod

Vulcan Tip Rip V3 6A  NH : Pawtuckaway : Cliff Boulders
This highball face climb up the center of a sweet amphitheater is SHARP! It's not named Vulcan Tip Rip for nothing. Crank off the ground with crisp edges and very small foot holds. Long, sick moves gain ground fast. It would not be wise to fall at the top. Despite the pain factor, this is definitely in the running for the best V3 at Pawtuckaway. It's worth the hike up here to try this problem, but make sure you have some skin on your fingertips when you do....[more]   Browse More Classics in NH

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By Mike Thompson
From: Manchester NH
Jul 11, 2009
does any one have any pics of the font boulder? ive never been out there to see it and im very intregued lol :)
By jim.dangle
Sep 15, 2013
Where is this area exactly? Is it above Upper Cliff or left of lower slabs? It's not up the Dome area is it?

Jim
By Christian Prellwitz
From: Telluride, CO
Sep 15, 2013
Well Jim, it depends on which boulders you're looking for. Some of the boulders (Chuckie's, Jugs, Sitting Santas, etc) are located directly above the Lower Slabs. The Font Boulder (My Way, Dike Route, etc) and a few other climbs (Back At You, Plate Tectonics) are located just uphill of the first boulders. Then there is a group of climbs (Vulcan Tip Rip, Charlie's Crack, etc) that are located above the Upper Cliff, and are reached by taking a trail uphill (located left of the routes 'Pacman' and 'Tramp') and then walking back to the right directly above the cliff until reaching the amphitheater.

Needless to say, the upper area can be a little hard to find at first.