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Casket Quarry (Duluth)
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S) Big Blue: CENTER Mixed Finish 


Type:  Sport, Mixed, 1 pitch, 85'
Consensus: M6 [details]
FA: James Loveridge
New Route: Yes
Season: Winter Mixed (unclimable without ice)
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Submitted By: James Loveridge on Jan 28, 2008

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BETA PHOTO: Big Blue MIXED Finish Variations (Feb '08)


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Climb the RIGHT or- LEFT side of Big Blue to first bolt. Go up and slightly left under roof/overlap to horizontal seam with chossy pockets. Make long reaches between one tooth holds to gain the top ice. Sometimes there is a dagger that forms here and you can climb it while clipping the bolts. Top out onto ledge and use the obvious anchor on the left side of the big block up top.


5-7 Screws for Big Blue then 3 QDs for bolts (use long runner if you want to clip the left anchor bolt)

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