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Table of contents

1. New York City 95 routes in Crag

Summary:
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seasonality
Mostly Boulder

Long/Lat: -74.030223, 40.742044

1.1. Central Park 68 routes in Area

Summary:
Mostly Boulder

Long/Lat: -73.965644, 40.782800

History:

While the history of the park is well documented, the history of climbing activity in the park is not. There are no formal annals of ascent. Information as such is so vague and informal, with these qualities reaching far back into the shrouded recess of the unremembered past, that the concept of a first ascent is questionable at best and commonly considered absurd by most locals. It is important to keep in mind that since the time of the Golden Age of Alpinism, thousands of climbers have visited Central Park; including such notables as George Mallory, John Gill and Lynn Hill. In the 60s, Art Gran, Jim McCarthy and other "Vulgarians" from the Gunks made several forays into Central Park. Consequently, the entrenched attitude is, "Everything has probably been done already." (Nick Falacci, 2003)

1.1.1. Rat Rock 30 routes in Boulder

Summary:
All Boulder

Long/Lat: -73.977764, 40.769188

Description:

Bouldering in Central Park in New York City. Approximate GPS location: 40.769126, -73.977867

Approach:

Rat Rock can be accessed by walking northeast from the Columbus Circle entrance, or straight north from the 7th Avenue entrance to Central Park. Alternatively, enter at the 63rd street / Central Park West entrance and walk directly east. It is a large rock formation located at the northwest corner of the Heckscher Children's Playground and just south of the Heckscher softball fields.

History:
1.1.1.1. West Side 11 routes in Area
Summary:

Long/Lat: -73.977979, 40.769203

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 * Unknown 1 V4Boulder
2 * Bruce Lee V6Boulder
3 * Unknown 2 V0Boulder
4 * Unknown 3 V6Boulder
5 Slap the Dragon Boulder
6 Slap the Dragon - Variation

Use the front sloper to topout

Boulder
7 * Koma's Roof V10Boulder
8 Fugg's Delight V5Boulder
9 ** The Polish Traverse V5Boulder
10 Y-Crack Traverse V2Boulder
11 Y-Crack Left V0-Boulder 10ft
1.1.1.2. North Side 5 routes in Area
Summary:

Long/Lat: -73.977779, 40.769329

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Unknown 1 V0Boulder
2 * North Face Traverse V0Boulder
3 Unknown 2 V0Boulder
4 Unknown 3 V0Boulder
5 Unknown 4 V0-Boulder
1.1.1.3. East Side 14 routes in Area
Summary:

Long/Lat: -73.977563, 40.769216

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Unknown 1 V0+Boulder
2 Unknown 2 V0-Boulder
3 * East Face Traverse V0+Boulder
4 Unknown 3 V2Boulder
5 * East Face Flake Route

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V0Boulder
6 Flake/Crystal

variation of the Flake Route

V1Boulder
7 Direct Route/Testpiece

"Start: On small, crystal holds immediately to the left of The Flake. Go: Crimp up a line of small face holds to a shallow, thin horizontal crack, then straight up from there (avoiding the rail) to a hold where the rail ends. Mantle directly onto the upper slab section via a small two-finger crystal."

V3Boulder
8 Rat Patrol

"Start: Immediately left of Testpiece on low crystal holds. Go: Straight up, using two of the small face holds on the lower part of Testpiece for the right hand. Left hand on a small right-facing sidepull, right hand on the "tooth" hold, make the big move to the rail. Finish directly finding a good hold in the large crystally rock above."

V3Boulder
9 Small Wall Left

Start: Just right of Rat Hole. Go: Climb straight up the left side fo the small face, starting on the broken bulge and on to the thin face holds and the top.

V0Boulder
10 Rat Hole

Start: At the obvious narrow chimney that splits the right side of the east face. Go: Squirm up the grungy chimney to the top. It is more difficult, but more pleasant to stay out of the crack and layback the large left flake. (5.6)

5.4 V0Boulder
11 * Unknown 4 V3Boulder
12 * Unknown 5 V3Boulder
13 Unknown 6 V5Boulder
14 Unknown 7 V0-Boulder

1.1.2. Chess Rock 2 routes in Area

Summary:
Boulder and Unknown
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Chess Rock Traverse V0-Boulder 10ft
2 Chess Rock Crack 5.6Unknown 13ft

1.1.3. Cat Rock 12 routes in Area

Summary:
All Boulder

Long/Lat: -73.973663, 40.768349

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Top Cat V0Boulder
2 Cat Corner V0-Boulder
3 * Cat Arete V0+Boulder
4 * L.O.T.A. V3Boulder
5 * Elias V8Boulder
6 ** Private Angel V7Boulder
7 ** Fancy Feast V4Boulder
8 The Dawg V5Boulder
9 Kitty Litter V5Boulder
10 Unknown 1 V2Boulder
11 Unknown 2 V1Boulder
12 Cat Crack

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5.7 V0-Boulder

1.1.4. The Tooth 1 route in Area

Summary:
All Boulder
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Tourist Trap V3Boulder

1.1.5. Freestanding Rock 1 route in Area

Summary:
All Boulder
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 * Freestanding Rock Arete V1Boulder

1.1.6. Split Rock 5 routes in Area

Summary:
All Boulder
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Split Peas V1Boulder
2 This Is BS V1Boulder
3 This Is Contrived V5Boulder
4 Unknown 1 V0Boulder
5 Split Rock Traverse V3Boulder

1.1.7. Laskar Rock 2 routes in Area

Summary:
All Boulder
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 * City Boy V6Boulder
2 Unknown 1 V2Boulder

1.1.8. The Worthless Boulder 11 routes in Area

Summary:
All Boulder

Long/Lat: -73.954666, 40.798481

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Something For Everyone V0-Boulder
2 Gumb Project V1Boulder
3 Gumb Project Variant V2Boulder
4 ** A.D.D. V6Boulder
5 * Voodoo Bullshit V2Boulder
6 ** Privileged V9Boulder
7 *** Family Values V6Boulder
8 ** Mean Green V4Boulder
9 *** Sweat of the Rapist V10Boulder
10 No Sweat! V0-Boulder
11 * Shits and Giggles V1Boulder

1.1.9. Shit Rock 4 routes in Area

Summary:
All Boulder
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 * Pile Driver V4Boulder
2 Pain in Uranus V0 RBoulder
3 Silly Ass V2 RBoulder
4 Shit rock Traverse V0-Boulder 10ft

1.2. Central Park West Outcrops 4 routes in Area

Summary:
All Boulder

1.2.1. Ramble Rock 4 routes in Area

Summary:
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Ramble Rock High Traverse V0+Boulder
2 Ramble Rock Low Traverse V1Boulder
3 Ramble Rock Bulge V3Boulder
4 Ramble Rock Bulge Variant V5Boulder

1.3. Mannor Park 6 routes in Area

Summary:
All Boulder

Long/Lat: -74.126353, 40.588506

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 *** Crack of Fingers V2Boulder 13ft
2 *** The Bell V7Boulder
3 *** Sloppy Joe's V5Boulder 14ft
4 *** What the Hell Happened to Sanchez? V4Boulder 12ft
5 *** Finger Slots and Cooking Pots V2Boulder 12ft
6 *** Long Way Home V3Boulder 13ft

1.4. New Roc City 0 routes in Area

1.5. Fort Tryon Park 17 routes in Area

Summary:
Mostly Boulder

Long/Lat: -73.932440, 40.862843

1.5.1. Pathway Boulder 12 routes in Area

Summary:
Mostly Boulder

Long/Lat: -73.933364, 40.862690

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Sit start on right end 5.8Unknown
2 Face right of ramp V2Boulder
3 Ramp V0-Boulder
4 Low Traverse up to left V3Boulder
5 Drill Hole Problem V1Boulder
6 Drill Hole Dyno V2Boulder
7 Crack V0Boulder
8 Undercling V3Boulder
9 Short Dyno Problem V0Boulder
10 Traverse to Short Dyno V0+Boulder
11 Crimpers on Left End V3Boulder
12 Ramp Left Exit V0Boulder

1.5.2. Life Is Beautiful Boulder 5 routes in Area

Summary:
Boulder and Unknown

Long/Lat: -73.933080, 40.862885

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 It's a Wonderful Life V4Boulder 20ft
2 Face Unknown
3 Short Overhang Left V0+Boulder
4 Short Overhang Traverse V1Boulder
5 Short Overhang Right V0Boulder

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style Area
5.6 Chess Rock Crack Unknown 13ft 1.1.2. Chess Rock
V0- Y-Crack Left Boulder 10ft 1.1.1.1. West Side
Unknown 4 Boulder 1.1.1.2. North Side
Unknown 2 Boulder 1.1.1.3. East Side
Unknown 7 Boulder 1.1.1.3. East Side
Chess Rock Traverse Boulder 10ft 1.1.2. Chess Rock
Cat Corner Boulder 1.1.3. Cat Rock
No Sweat! Boulder 1.1.8. The Worthless Boulder
Something For Everyone Boulder 1.1.8. The Worthless Boulder
Shit rock Traverse Boulder 10ft 1.1.9. Shit Rock
Ramp Boulder 1.5.1. Pathway Boulder
5.7 V0- Cat Crack Boulder 1.1.3. Cat Rock
5.8 Sit start on right end Unknown 1.5.1. Pathway Boulder
5.4 V0 Rat Hole Boulder 1.1.1.3. East Side
V0 * Unknown 2 Boulder 1.1.1.1. West Side
* North Face Traverse Boulder 1.1.1.2. North Side
Unknown 1 Boulder 1.1.1.2. North Side
Unknown 2 Boulder 1.1.1.2. North Side
Unknown 3 Boulder 1.1.1.2. North Side
* East Face Flake Route Boulder 1.1.1.3. East Side
Small Wall Left Boulder 1.1.1.3. East Side
Top Cat Boulder 1.1.3. Cat Rock
Unknown 1 Boulder 1.1.6. Split Rock
Pain in Uranus Boulder 1.1.9. Shit Rock
Crack Boulder 1.5.1. Pathway Boulder
Ramp Left Exit Boulder 1.5.1. Pathway Boulder
Short Dyno Problem Boulder 1.5.1. Pathway Boulder
Short Overhang Right Boulder 1.5.2. Life Is Beautiful Boulder
V0+ * East Face Traverse Boulder 1.1.1.3. East Side
Unknown 1 Boulder 1.1.1.3. East Side
* Cat Arete Boulder 1.1.3. Cat Rock
Ramble Rock High Traverse Boulder 1.2.1. Ramble Rock
Traverse to Short Dyno Boulder 1.5.1. Pathway Boulder
Short Overhang Left Boulder 1.5.2. Life Is Beautiful Boulder
V1 Flake/Crystal Boulder 1.1.1.3. East Side
Unknown 2 Boulder 1.1.3. Cat Rock
* Freestanding Rock Arete Boulder 1.1.5. Freestanding Rock
Split Peas Boulder 1.1.6. Split Rock
This Is BS Boulder 1.1.6. Split Rock
Gumb Project Boulder 1.1.8. The Worthless Boulder
* Shits and Giggles Boulder 1.1.8. The Worthless Boulder
Ramble Rock Low Traverse Boulder 1.2.1. Ramble Rock
Drill Hole Problem Boulder 1.5.1. Pathway Boulder
Short Overhang Traverse Boulder 1.5.2. Life Is Beautiful Boulder
V2 Y-Crack Traverse Boulder 1.1.1.1. West Side
Unknown 3 Boulder 1.1.1.3. East Side
Unknown 1 Boulder 1.1.3. Cat Rock
Unknown 1 Boulder 1.1.7. Laskar Rock
Gumb Project Variant Boulder 1.1.8. The Worthless Boulder
* Voodoo Bullshit Boulder 1.1.8. The Worthless Boulder
Silly Ass Boulder 1.1.9. Shit Rock
*** Crack of Fingers Boulder 13ft 1.3. Mannor Park
*** Finger Slots and Cooking Pots Boulder 12ft 1.3. Mannor Park
Drill Hole Dyno Boulder 1.5.1. Pathway Boulder
Face right of ramp Boulder 1.5.1. Pathway Boulder
V3 Direct Route/Testpiece Boulder 1.1.1.3. East Side
Rat Patrol Boulder 1.1.1.3. East Side
* Unknown 4 Boulder 1.1.1.3. East Side
* Unknown 5 Boulder 1.1.1.3. East Side
* L.O.T.A. Boulder 1.1.3. Cat Rock
Tourist Trap Boulder 1.1.4. The Tooth
Split Rock Traverse Boulder 1.1.6. Split Rock
Ramble Rock Bulge Boulder 1.2.1. Ramble Rock
*** Long Way Home Boulder 13ft 1.3. Mannor Park
Crimpers on Left End Boulder 1.5.1. Pathway Boulder
Low Traverse up to left Boulder 1.5.1. Pathway Boulder
Undercling Boulder 1.5.1. Pathway Boulder
V4 * Unknown 1 Boulder 1.1.1.1. West Side
** Fancy Feast Boulder 1.1.3. Cat Rock
** Mean Green Boulder 1.1.8. The Worthless Boulder
* Pile Driver Boulder 1.1.9. Shit Rock
*** What the Hell Happened to Sanchez? Boulder 12ft 1.3. Mannor Park
It's a Wonderful Life Boulder 20ft 1.5.2. Life Is Beautiful Boulder
V5 Fugg's Delight Boulder 1.1.1.1. West Side
** The Polish Traverse Boulder 1.1.1.1. West Side
Unknown 6 Boulder 1.1.1.3. East Side
Kitty Litter Boulder 1.1.3. Cat Rock
The Dawg Boulder 1.1.3. Cat Rock
This Is Contrived Boulder 1.1.6. Split Rock
Ramble Rock Bulge Variant Boulder 1.2.1. Ramble Rock
*** Sloppy Joe's Boulder 14ft 1.3. Mannor Park
V6 * Bruce Lee Boulder 1.1.1.1. West Side
* Unknown 3 Boulder 1.1.1.1. West Side
* City Boy Boulder 1.1.7. Laskar Rock
** A.D.D. Boulder 1.1.8. The Worthless Boulder
*** Family Values Boulder 1.1.8. The Worthless Boulder
V7 ** Private Angel Boulder 1.1.3. Cat Rock
*** The Bell Boulder 1.3. Mannor Park
V8 * Elias Boulder 1.1.3. Cat Rock
V9 ** Privileged Boulder 1.1.8. The Worthless Boulder
V10 * Koma's Roof Boulder 1.1.1.1. West Side
*** Sweat of the Rapist Boulder 1.1.8. The Worthless Boulder
? Slap the Dragon Boulder 1.1.1.1. West Side
Slap the Dragon - Variation Boulder 1.1.1.1. West Side
Face Unknown 1.5.2. Life Is Beautiful Boulder