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A. Red Bird Statue Area 
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North Side  

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Routes on of any quality on the North Side are concentrated in the Red Bird Statue Area. Occassional outliers exist both east and west of this area, but are sporadic at best. Generally it is not worth the hassle of slogging through the woods to find them. However if you're in the mood for slogging you might be rewarded with a good route or two.

Getting There 

Follow the Main Road up the Bluff from the North Entrance and take a left at the "T" instersection atop the bluff. Park in either the first parking lot on your left or the parking lot for the observation tower.

Climbing Season

Weather station 7.6 miles from here

49 Total Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',27],['2 Stars',13],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for North Side:
Local On the Eights   V2- 5+     Boulder   Pavilion Block Bouldering
An Appropriate Name   V2-3 5+     Boulder, 18'   Pavilion Block Bouldering
The Traverse of the Gods   V3 6A Mod. Snow     Boulder, Snow   Pavilion Block Bouldering
Harappan Civilization   V3-4 6A+     Boulder, 15'   Pavilion Block Bouldering
Calm like a Bomb   V4 6B     Boulder   Pavilion Block Bouldering
Star Destroyer    V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   Star Destroyer Boulder
The Overhang   V5-6 6C+     Boulder   Pavilion Block Bouldering
Sexytime Traverse   V7 7A+     Boulder, 120'   Pavilion Block Bouldering
Formidable Forecast   V7-8 7B     Boulder, 15'   Pavilion Block Bouldering
Eight Ball Corner Pocket (Flake Route)   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     TR, 35'   A. Red Bird Statue Area
5.8 Crack   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 30'   A. Red Bird Statue Area
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Featured Route For North Side
At the end holding the swing.

King of the Swingers V8 7B  WI : High Cliff State Park : ... : The Bulge
Start sitting on a large flat ledge and work your way up too a long lock off out of horizontal roof, gain the large pocket and continue to climb out the roof on geometric block holds and top out at the crack at the lip of the prow....[more]   Browse More Classics in WI

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