Lower slabs looking East.
Collection of moderate to easy slabs topropeable for beginners. This cliff sits right on a little swampy pond so beware that when the mosquitoes are hungry you are the first thing they come after!
Bring the family as this area has a great spot to hang out at the bottom and an easy clifftop access and toprope setups off trees.
From horse farm parking area (north parking/approach):
Walk down trail for 10 min, until you walk up on some 20ft+ tall boulders on your right, take trail to your right (before Round Pond) continue up trail (there is a sign saying right to upper cliffs and left/straight to lower slabs and boulder natural)
Slabs below upper cliffs.
Weather station 7.5 miles from here
13 Total Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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Pete's Tree 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 45'
Open Book 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
R Trad, TR, 65'
The Dike 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR, 55'
Mounds 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a TR
Hairball 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a TR, 1 pitch
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Pete's Tree 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a NH
: Lower Slabs
The obvious line on this section of the cliff, the crack system between the Flake Route and The Dike. It starts on the right-angling hand crack (a few face moves are more fun.) Climb up to a comfortable rest with a vertical seam leading to the left-angling finger-crack system. The crux is getting into the second crack system, but it is easily protected with a medium nut or TCU. Find the good feet on the face and finger locks. The route is classic except for the last 5 feet which are just a ...[more] Browse More Classics in NH
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As seen coming from Round Pond.
By Chris Silk
Jul 20, 2007
Where's "Pete's Tree Right"? It a fun climb and easy too(5.7) Crimpy little flakes... My favorite!