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Indecent Exposure  


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Description 

Blue Sky has an evil twin. While Blue Sky has trees, flowers and fluffy bunnies serving you lattes while you belay, Indecent Exposure is like the Waste Lands found in a Mad Max movie where things get real tough real quick. While Blue Sky is a place to go get pumped with a mellow groove, Indecent Exposure is the roller coaster set on full speed with the operator passed out at the switch. You're not getting off these rides without a scare. Sound fun? It sure is.

Getting There 

Park at the Blue Sky parking lot and set off on the long journey up to Big Sky. You will soon come a fork in the path. Go left (North East) to enjoy blue sky. Head right (South and slightly west), if you dare.

Indecent Exposure is a tricky crag in terms of climate. Summer afternoons are out of the question. If you want to get the most out of session in the dead of summer make sure you get there early in the morning and be prepared to hike to some shade by about noon. Spring and fall are really the best times to climb here. This is actually an awesome winter crag. Yes, it can get cold up there but pain and suffering should be part of the experience. Check the weather, this area does get cold, biting winds which make for a miserable time. But cold weather climbing is great here because the friction is off the hook. Be prepared to grin and bear it and just send already.

However, with that said, it is possible to climb in a T-shirt in the dead of winter if you do get a day with little or no wind. Belayers should bundle up since most routes in this area are long, technical and your hang dogging partner might just make you into a Popsicle when they try that complicated series of moves one more time. Winter visitors to the Black Hills tend to flock to The Sunshine Wall so this might be a good place to go in order to beat the crowds unless the locals are restless and get there before you do.

Climbing Season



Weather station 7.5 miles from here

28 Total Routes

['4 Stars',6],['3 Stars',20],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',3],['5.10',6],['5.11',10],['5.12',6],['5.13',3],['>=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 Indecent Exposure:
Cranium Crack   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport   
Big N' Tasty   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Tasting Time   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Base Camp   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Tittie Twister   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 90'   
Ka-Pow!   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Dicky Do   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 85'   
Cone Stoned   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 90'   
Baby Toes   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 90'   
Split Her   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport   
Indecent Exposure   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 80'   
Pulmonary Suprema   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 80'   
Teddy Bersheer   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport   
Dicky direct   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Straight With An Eight   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 80'   
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Featured Route For Indecent Exposure
High Times, 5.12a

High Times 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  SD : Spearfish Canyon : ... : Indecent Exposure
Oh my God this is the good shit! Pack your fingers into sick pockets, grab bomber crimps, and enjoy a long jaunt of high grade quality holds and fun moves that are well within your ability right up until the bomber, blonde rock turns into a beautiful, black steak of difficult moves-on gorgeous holds-that fight back with every ounce of their being. Chock full of climbing that requires big moves and precise, technical placements that go from mellow to "AH HELL NO!" A crimpy, fitnessy finish will p...[more]   Browse More Classics in SD

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Streaker 5.12c
Streaker 5.12c
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Where's Waldo? Can anyone name the route?
Walking into the Indecent Exposure area, the first...
Walking into the Indecent Exposure area, the first...
Beautiful rock, sun exposure and long, difficult r...
Beautiful rock, sun exposure and long, difficult r...
If you keep moving down the trail to the right (we...
If you keep moving down the trail to the right (we...
Right after Cranium Crack and just before you get ...
Right after Cranium Crack and just before you get ...

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