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Turtle Back Rock

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About Turtle Back Rock:

A smaller over hanging wall, with some seams and cracks reaching 5.10d in difficulty. Nearby are some overhanging boulders with steep and strenuous problems in the VO-V5 range.
Approach: Either park in the McDonalds (going downhill) and walk across Northfield Ave and up into the woods (Cliffs Visible from Road) Or Park at the Turtle Back Rock Kiosk and follow the marked trail towards Turtle Back Rock (Heads towards North Field Ave). This will take you to the top of the cliffs.
Approach Time: 5 Minutes if parked across Northfield Ave and 10 Minutes if parked at the Kiosk
Latitude, Longitude:
Access Issues: Not aware of any at this time. Keep in mind some climbs start VERY close to the main road.
Rock Type: Quartzite
Type of Climbing: Top Rope
Sun Aspect: All Day Shade


SequenceSequence numbers indicate the left (L) to right (R) order of the routes. Rating Route Difficulty Ascents
Average Rating = 3.00/5 jack in the crack 5.3 1
1 Average Rating = 0.00/5 no name 5.8 1
1 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Overturn 5.6 0
1 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Unamed 5.8 1