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Grotto

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Don't Shoot, I'm Only the Belayer 
If You Can Climb It, You Can Condemn It 
Safety Blade, The 
Stems From Controversy 

Grotto 


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Description 

The Grotto is the name of the primary rock at West World.


Getting There 

Follow directions as described in the West World climbing area.


4 Total Routes


['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Grotto:
Don't Shoot, I'm Only the Belayer   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Featured Route For Grotto

If You Can Climb It, You Can Condemn It 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ E6 6c  SD : Mount Rushmore National Mem... : ... : Grotto
This is the center route on this wall with a chainlink hanger down low. Start by climbing up a lieback feature from the lowest point on the wall. Continue following bolted line to anchors. The route wanders a bit. Some key holds were broken off at some point but the climb still goes. The route is a very steep slab climb with reasonable protection. The route has never been on-sighted. In fact Brent's best effort was a redpoint/pinkpoint using preplaced long runners on the last two bolts. This rou...[more]   Browse More Classics in SD

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