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Submitted By: Tater Tot on Nov 4, 2010
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This blade of rock is in the northern part of the Monster area and offers a lot of really nice new bolted lines as wells as old school routes, all long routes without much traffic nearby.

Getting There 

From the Monster sign in, head on the trail to the west and cut off to the right up a bouldery gully. After a little scrambling over 3rd class boulders, you'll jump a small gap and then see a very obvious trail. Follow this trail down and left through a medium sized corridor. The Abominable Snowman will be on your right. The base of it is really gravel-y and worn.

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.7 miles from here

4 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',1]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Abominable Snowman:
Too Easy for Hard Men   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
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Too Easy for Hard Men 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  SD : Mount Rushmore National Mem... : ... : Abominable Snowman
Climb up the middle of the NW face - This route was originally started by Mark Jacobs who gave up after several bolts declaring that it was too easy -- hence the name. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in SD

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