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Shelter 1 Bluff

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Double Barrel T,TR 
Drunkards Crack T 
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Jill's T,TR 
Joe's Variation T,TR 
Makanda Layback T,S 
Open Book  T,TR 
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Poison Ivy Center T 
Poison Ivy Right T 
Rappellers' Demise T,TR 
Return to Forever "Classic" 
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Tempura Tour T 
Thackery's Wackery 
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Shelter 1 Bluff  


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The beautiful Shelter 1 Bluff in mid fall

Description 

sandstone

Getting There 

just in the park gate. the first big cliff that you see with the shelter.

Guidebook 

The best guide for Giant City S.P. currently is Eric Ulner's book Vertical Heartland. His guide covers the main climbing routes of the park and primarily focuses on the classics of Shelter 1. Pick up your copy today at Shawnee Trails located in Carbondale Illinois.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.8 miles from here

31 Total Routes

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