Arial view of Hanging Mountain.

New Northeast Climbing Destination Secured!

Western Mass Climbers Coalition, Ragged Mountain Foundation, and Access Fund Partner to Acquire Hanging Mountain in Southwest Massachusetts!
November 20, 2019 – Western Massachusetts Climbers Coalition (WMCC), Ragged Mountain Foundation (RMF), and Access Fund are pleased to announce the acquisition of Hanging Mountain, a new climbing area in Sandisfield, Massachusetts. Situated on 14 acres, Hanging Mountain may be the biggest find in Northeastern climbing in decades. Once fully established, this hidden gem will provide climbers with approximately 150 – 200 traditional and sport routes, some up to two pitches.

Special WMCC Board Meeting

There will be a Special WMCC Board meeting Wednesday, June 26th at 7:00 PM, CRG Hadley. The main point of discussion will be the acquisition of the Sandisfield Crag (Hanging […]

Peregrine Falcon Closure – Farley Ledges

Farley Ledges Peregrine Falcon Closure, 2019 The WMCC, in accordance to the wishes of Massachusetts Fish and Wildlife and abutting landowners, maintains a voluntary, seasonal closure of selected routes to […]

WMCC Welcomes New President and Board Members

At our September 26, 2018 meeting, we welcomed our new President elect-Wayne Burleson, Vice President-Cam Weimar, as well as three new board members, Michelle Dedischew, Chloe Bartram, and Chris Schafenacker. […]

Notes from the 2016 3rd-Quarterly Meeting of the Board

Meeting Notes Western Massachusetts Climber’s Coalition 3rd Quarterly Meeting August 17th, 2016, 7:00pm Central Rock Gym, Hadley, MA Board Logistics   Posting minutes Minutes will be posted via Facebook, Website […]