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Quincy Quarries

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Really unique climbing venue

The quarries provide a very unusual combination of graffiti art gallery and outdoor climbing gym... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2018
Peter E
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Rumson, New Jersey
Jewel in the rough right next to Expressway, perfect for climbers and hikers alike

The Quincy Quarries are an excellent place to climb (technical, free climb, or just scramble) or... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
Ray T
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Quincy, Massachusetts
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Reviewed July 16, 2018

The quarries provide a very unusual combination of graffiti art gallery and outdoor climbing gym. We were there for the climbing and were not disappointed. Most of the routes are bolted for toprope, which is unusual for outdoors. Of course you can trad climb if...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2018

The Quincy Quarries are an excellent place to climb (technical, free climb, or just scramble) or just hike. The amazing part is how close and convenient it is to get to. Just take Exit 8 and right turn at the end of the ramp.

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Reviewed September 13, 2017

I love the Quincy Quarries, the panoramic view of Boston, gorgeous public art and rock climbing can't be beat for a wonderful day!

1  Thank Brooks P
Reviewed February 19, 2017

Its a great place to take a mental break. Sit back and watch the sunset, climb some rocks, hike some trails. There is a strange feel to the place where Graf artists and rock climbers co-exist. Be careful around the remaining groundwater lakes, but we...More

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Reviewed October 12, 2014

I was born and raised in Quincy. My parents home was the last one on the street next to the Quarries. I learned to swim and dive there. Now most are filled in (for safety) But you can visit the old stone cutting sheds and...More

3  Thank jwcorbet
Reviewed August 25, 2013

You can't beat a climbing place so close to the city. Good parking and a dog-friendly, park-like environment make this a really good place to spend a weekend afternoon. Pick up a guide book from a gym if you plan to climb.

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