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East Side- Backbone Ridge

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between a tree and a hard place 
Call Girl 
El Gran Encuentro  
Firing Squad, The 
Foothold Massacre 
Full Execution 
Get the Hell Outa Dodge 
Get The Hell Outta Dodge-Exit Right 
Guillotine Left, The 
Guillotine Right, The 
Highly Executed 
Internet Predator 
Lethal Injection 
Mark it Zero 
Massacre Direct 
Midwest Harcore Presents......"Boulder Problem of the Year" 
Mr. Longarm 
Mrs. Shortarm 

East Side- Backbone Ridge  

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Dobbe working the route in humid conditions


The eastern side of the ridge proper. Mostly shaded and not quite as tall as the west side.

I have left the numbers on the original problems posted by JJ Schlick, from his topo.

Getting There 

The side of Backbone Ridge towards Group B campsite, or to the east.

Climbing Season

Weather station 6.0 miles from here

22 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',11],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for East Side- Backbone Ridge:
Ashmatica   V2 5+     Boulder   
ticks   V3 6A     Boulder   
Mr. Longarm   V3 6A     Boulder, 20'   
Midwest Harcore Presents......"Boulder Problem of the Year"   V3+ 6A+     Boulder, 20'   
The Guillotine Left   V3-4 6A+     Boulder, 15'   
Get the Hell Outa Dodge   V4 6B     Boulder   
Massacre Direct   V4 6B     Boulder, 15'   
Hangman   V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   
Foothold Massacre   V6 7A     Boulder, 15'   
Highly Executed   V7 7A+     Boulder   
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Dobbe working the route in humid conditions

Highly Executed V7 7A+  WI : Governor Dodge State Park : ... : East Side- Backbone Ridge
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By Tradoholic
Jun 14, 2011
These routes are sorted left to right, as you would approach from Camp B.
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