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Access Update for Farley Ledge

To respect the wishes of the landowners and preserve long term access to Farley, the WMCC is requesting that NO ONE CLIMB AT FARLEY AFTER DUSK. Climbers should leave Farley […]

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1% for the Planet Partnership

We are pleased to announce the Western Massachusetts Climbers Coalition has joined 1% for the Planet as an environmental partner! This partnership reflects our dedication to conserve all aspects of […]

WMCC in the News

Find the WMCC and other Local Climbing Organizations featured in the article: “LOCAL CLIMBING GROUPS TAKE COMMUNITY TO NEW HEIGHTS.” Local Climbing Organizations, or LCO’s, have many roles. This article […]

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We believe that USA Climbing’s recently updated Transgender Athlete Participation Policy is transphobic and will cause harm to the sport and so many people we love. We believe that the […]

Scaling New Heights: Western Mass Climbers Coalition Earns Land Conservation Award from Access Fund

Each year, the Access Fund recognizes individuals and Local Climbing Organizations for their stewardship, dedication to the community and sustainable access through the Climbing Advocate awards. We’re thrilled that the […]