Login with Facebook

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Big Flake T 
Chipmunk Swingle TR 
Dark Man Slab T,TR 
Diagon Ally TR 
Finger Flux TR 
Monkey Swingle TR 
Sprax's Long Night TR 
Swingle's Arete TR 
Swingle's North Wall - Left TR 
Swingle's North Wall - Right TR 
Trident TR 


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Elevation: 80'
Location: 42.24397, -71.03369 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 1,439
Administrators: Old Timer, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: john strand on Nov 21, 2009  with updates from Ron Birk and 2 more
You & This Area
Best routes for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
BETA PHOTO: Swingle's Quarry topo - south left.


This used to be the Mother of all the Quarries, water, death, and craziness. Now filled in, it boasts pretty high walls by Quarry standards and some cool climbing. Most of the climbs are nice and sunny, up to 75'?


A. Swingle's South Wall.
B. Dark Man Slab, 2, 1p, gear.
C. Big Flake, 3, 1p, TR.
D1. Finger Flux, 10, 1p, TR.
D2. Diagon Ally, 10, 1p, TR.
E. Swingle's Arete, 6, 1p, TR.
F. Swingle's North Wall - Left, 6, 1p, TR.
G. Swingle's North Wall - Right, 8, 1p, TR.
H. Chipmunk Swingle, 4, 1p, TR.
I. Monkey Swingle, 10, 1p, TR.

? Sprax's Long Night, A0, 1p, 25'.
?. Trident, 10, 1p, 60', TR.

Getting There 

This is the biggest of the Quarries. It is on your right if coming in from Riccuitti Drive. Be Careful!

Climbing Season

For the Quincy Quarries area.

Weather station 4.9 miles from here

11 Total Routes

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

Featured Route For Swingles

Trident 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  MA : Quincy Quarries : Swingles
Trident has nice, steep wall climbing on big holds by Quarry standards....[more]   Browse More Classics in MA

Photos of Swingles Slideshow Add Photo
Swingle's Quarry topo - south right.
BETA PHOTO: Swingle's Quarry topo - south right.
Swingle's Quarry topo - north left.
BETA PHOTO: Swingle's Quarry topo - north left.
Swingle's Quarry topo - north right.
BETA PHOTO: Swingle's Quarry topo - north right.
Swingle's Quarry.
BETA PHOTO: Swingle's Quarry.
Swingles with water BITD.
Swingles with water BITD.
A crack in Swingles
BETA PHOTO: A crack in Swingles
Swingle's Quarry - far right of north wall.
Swingle's Quarry - far right of north wall.

Comments on Swingles Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -
Beyond the Guidebook:
The Definitive Climbing Resource
Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run
Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps
Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes
Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!