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Pinnacle Block

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Pinnacle Block  

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Submitted By: chinos on Nov 27, 2012

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The Pinnacle Block is located to the right of the lower slabs. There is climbing 360 degrees around the block and one must climb a route to gain access to the anchors on top. The back side of the block forms a giant cave feature we have dubbed, "The Mancave".

Getting There 

Right of the Lower Slabs. The obvious large block with climbing all around it.

Climbing Season

For the WM: Pinkham / Presidentials area.

Weather station 4.2 miles from here

10 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Pinnacle Block:
Elastic Stacks   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
Machete Arete   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, Sport, 65'   
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Featured Route For Pinnacle Block
Jon on the start Photo taken by Lauren

Machete Arete 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a  NH : WM: Pinkham / Presidentials : ... : Pinnacle Block
This climb is located on the left edge of the Pinnacle Block. Climb up the left edge on some large stacked blocks to a bolt. Pull onto the aręte and climb past 3 more bolts. Finish up the easier slab with optional nut placements to the ring anchor on top. 60’...[more]   Browse More Classics in NH

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