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South Faces

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Awsome Arete S 
Choss to Treasure S 
Dihedral Dance T 
Mark it Zero! T,TR 
Rainday S 

South Faces  

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Submitted By: TravisMelin on May 2, 2007
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Located on the sunny side of the bluff, this area features long and/or exposed airy aretes, and faces. It looks like there is the possibility for a few long trad lines as well.

Getting There 

Just around the corner from the rusty ring wall there is a very tall face with one bolted line, a little further around and a short scramble will get you up to the other three routes.

Climbing Season

For the The Fishin' Crag (Castle Rock South) area.

Weather station 11.6 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for South Faces:
Awsome Arete   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Choss to Treasure   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Rainday   5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Featured Route For South Faces
SteveZ rapping off the arete.

Awsome Arete 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a  WI : The Fishin' Crag (Castle Ro... : South Faces
Amazing route like none other in Wisconsin. Moves straight up the arete, utilizes a bunch of heals to stop the barndoor, and lots of pinches and slaps up the arete. The crux comes up high with some thin vertical seams....[more]   Browse More Classics in WI

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