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Ship's Prow  


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Elevation: 15'
Location: 42.1392, -71.0234 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Leo Paik on Jan 14, 2007
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Description 

This is a nice little chunk of rock with an obvious prow. It has a bunch of fun lines for you on excellent rock. The namesake route is a really fun low-end moderate that will have you smiling. It actually lies just north of Wampatuck Rd. It is approached via hiking up the dirt road a short way, then breaking off right on the first faint trail, heading E for a ways. It lies just N of Burger Boulder. Descend to the R.

L->R:
A. Layback and Relax, 5
B. Jams of Joy, 5
C. Slicer, 7
D. Wet Crack, 8

E. Hot Shot, 8
F. Miscegenation, 10+
G. Rainbow Coalition, 11+, 1p, 30', TR.
H. White Face, 5 with vars to 8
I. Mulatto Arete, 11
J. Black Wall, 10, 1p, 28', bolts or TR.
K1. Upper Black Wall, 9
K2. Double Chimney, 5
L. Simple Stuff, 5
M. Reign of Terror, 9/10, 1p, 25', TR.
N1. Ship’s Prow, 7, 1p, 20', gear or TR. center shot
N2. Ship’s Prow Starboard, 4

Getting There 

To get here, drive I-3/SE Expressway to exit 8, go to Wampatuck Rd, towards Chickatawbut Rd. Park on the N side of the road past Bunker Hill Quarry. Walk back E and find a dirt road on top of an embankment covering a pipeline. Faint trails break off to the right.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.8 miles from here

4 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Ship's Prow:
The Ship's Prow   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 20'   
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Reign of Terror 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  MA : Rattlesnake Rocks : Ship's Prow
Reign of Terror has strenuous lieback climbing starting from the horizontal seam at chest height on the thin crack to the left of Ship's Prow. A long reach comes in handy. Using small feet on the face to the left makes this feel more 5.9, which is the grade that it receives in Boston Rocks Vol. 2....[more]   Browse More Classics in MA

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