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Pheromone Wall

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Pheromone Wall Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Greg Parker on Oct 20, 2006
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Description 

This area has five routes to date from the main buttress of Flight of the Bumblebee (13a) over to Primate Tools (11a). The two routes on the main buttress are long, awe-inspiring lines with great views of the canyon.

Getting There 

Once at the main trail walk about 3 minutes to the left, passing the obvious Iron Horse wall. Follow a faint trail from the left of the Iron Horse wall that meanders up the hillside to reach the big white and black streaked buttress.

Climbing Season



Weather station 7.5 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',2],['5.10',0],['5.11',1],['5.12',4],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in Pheromone Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Pheromone Wall:
Smells Like Teen Spirit   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Dragonfly   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Flight of the Bumblebee   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport, 70'   
Flight Stimulator   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 100'   
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Featured Route For Pheromone Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: The Big Dipper, 5.12a

The Big Dipper 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  SD : Spearfish Canyon : ... : Pheromone Wall
Your girlfriend loves Spearfish Canyon routes because they get so much harder than you do. She also loves how this climb has big ridonkulous holds, on sick steep terrain, right out of the starting gate. Love the knee scrum and sidepull compression moves. Get down with the sticky tecky moves in the middle. Enjoy the wild insecure slab moves on monos and not much else for your little toes to grab onto. Having trouble sending 5.12 in Spearfish Canyon? Get some blue pills for your schmeckle and give...[more]   Browse More Classics in SD

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