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Sleeping Giant Rock Climbing 


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The SE cliff face of Sleeping Giant. Discovery is ...

Do not use the old Chimney Trail. MORE INFO >>>

Description 

Cliff face along the north shore of Lake Superior 1 hour northeast of Thunder Bay. The wall is south facing so it gets plenty of sun until 5 pm in the summer. Reference Thunder Bay Rock 3rd Edition Alex Joseph & Randy Reed.

Getting There 

Reference Thunder Bay Rock 3rd Edition Alex Joseph & Randy Reed.

Climbing Season

For the Ontario area.

Weather station 4.6 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',2],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=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 Sleeping Giant

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Sleeping Giant:
Discovery   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 5 pitches   
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Featured Route For Sleeping Giant
Rock Climbing Photo: Blaine coming out of the squeeze at the top of pit...

Bluebird Chimney 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  North America : Canada : ... : Sleeping Giant
Pitch 1: Chimney up the exposed chimney for about 20m, then dive deep into the squeeze chimney. Once even with the birch tree ledge, step out and over to belay. 40m Pitch 2: Continue chimneying. Follow the right crack as it turns to slabby offwidth and then a thin hands dihedral. When the dihedral pinches off, diagonal right up the steep hand crack to the summit. 45m...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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Rock Climbing Photo: Looking off the classic tourist view on the NW fac...
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