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Let's just face facts here. If you are the kind of person who finds yourself walking around in the woods talking to your imaginary belayer...it's time to have your crazy ass committed to the extremely hard climbs of The Asylum!
From the parking lot take trail 1. Head left and hike past the Head Shop Wall.
7 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Asylum:
Nut Hut 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ E2 5b Sport, 50'
Chalkdust Torture 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Sport, 70'
Koo Koo's Nest 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 6a Sport, 80'
Electro Chalk Therapy 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- E4 6a Sport, 80'
The Depression 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a Sport, 70'
License 2 ILL 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Sport, 70'
Turrets Arete 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ E5 6b Sport, 70'
Featured Route For The Asylum
Koo Koo's Nest 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 6a SD : Spearfish Canyon : ... : The Asylum
If you're the kind of climber who likes routes that start out easy and end with you calling the suicide hotline, then this one will be right up your alley!Koo Koo's Nest starts on a neat flake system and works its way up into some fun ass 5.10 territory for about five bolts. For those who only want a warm-up or a 5.10b challenge there are anchors after the fifth bolt.For those who want a beat down, there is the rest of this insane climb. Crimp your way to the sixth bolt, clip and take a nice, lo...[more] Browse More Classics in SD