Check for Private Property Infringements before climbing
3 distinct limestone ribs jutting out, waiting to be climbed. The crags are approxiamtely 20 yards uphill from the road. In the spring/summer, the foliage will grow in so thick, they probably won't be visible.
The middle rock is about 60 feet at its highest.
Drive towards the softball fields bordering the Mines of Spain recreation area; park in the lot. From there, the 3 ribs of rock are just uphill, across the road.
Dubuque routes submitted are star rated in relation to each other.As approaching the rock, head towards the left. You'll encounter an obvious, large crack. Just to the right of the crack, find the start of this route.Ascend on good ledges and pockets. Be very aware of loose rock and test holds before committing weight....[more]Browse More Classics in IA