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Ely's Peak Bouldering

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Ely's Peak Bouldering Rock Climbing 

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Location: 46.6836, -92.2511 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: BIATHLON on Jun 6, 2009


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Beautiful boulder in the woods west along the bluf...


Bouldering around Ely's Peak

Getting There 

From I35 heading north or south, exit on Midway Road and head east for three or four miles. Park at the new climber's parking lot (with the kiosk) just before you cross the train tracks.

Climbing Season

For the Duluth Bouldering area.

Weather station 10.8 miles from here

31 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',12],['2 Stars',14],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Ely's Peak Bouldering

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Ely's Peak Bouldering:
Double Rainbow   V2 5+     Boulder   Bluff Boulder
Hobo ArĂȘtĂ©   V2 5+     Boulder   ALC (Alternative Living Cav...
Alternative Living   V3 6A     Boulder   ALC (Alternative Living Cav...
Scott's Knee   V7 7A+     Boulder   ALC (Alternative Living Cav...
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Featured Route For Ely's Peak Bouldering
Rock Climbing Photo: Ely's Peak Bluff Boulder

Double Rainbow V2 5+  MN : Duluth Area (Rock and Ice) : ... : Bluff Boulder
From Peter's Guide to Duluth Bouldering, "Sit start on a variety of crimp flakes. Double bear hugging arete climbing to a juggy top out."...[more]   Browse More Classics in MN

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By Sam Daley
From: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Aug 30, 2012
The road is closed to through traffic, but I went up last weekend and was able to drive to the climbers lot without a problem.
By JJ Schlick
From: Flagstaff, AZ
Sep 27, 2010
What about the walls just up from the lone boulder? I remember we had a number of good problems in there, and a few were excellent for the area. Luke Evans and I spent a lot of time up there, even digging out huge boulders from underneath the landings... I imagine the woods probably took them over once again. Cool to see the activity. JJ

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