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The Cube

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The Cube Rock Climbing 

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The Cube is a large boulder that sits right off the trail below the overlook. Many good classics exist here and good warm-ups too.

Getting There 

Hike trail to overlook point. Cube is on the right side of trail just below the overlook. Across the trail from Arete boulder

Climbing Season

For the Black River Falls area.

Weather station 2.0 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Cube

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Cube:
Corner Problem   V1+ 5     Boulder, 12'   
Slot   V2 5+     Boulder, 13'   
Off the Pocket Sit   V4+ 6B+     Boulder, 12'   
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Cubic Consuela V5-6 6C+  WI : Black River Falls : The Cube
My apologies for mudding up the system more with additional traverse problems on this boulder, but this line is definitive and good quality starting on the S face of the boulder and finishing on the NE arete. SDS on large jug flake left of the corner and move up and right though crimps. Hit the arete pinch and round the corner staying low and matching the large angling flake. Make the long reach to the vertical slot/pocket and continue moving low and right matching in the slot/pocket. Make a ...[more]   Browse More Classics in WI

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Rock Climbing Photo: Dennis Poirier throws a heel hook on the classic c...
Dennis Poirier throws a heel hook on the classic c...
Rock Climbing Photo: The Cube
The Cube
Rock Climbing Photo: Perfect summer day
Perfect summer day
Rock Climbing Photo: Dammit...  it was cold.  But we shoveled that bad ...
Dammit... it was cold. But we shoveled that bad ...

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From: Winona
Oct 25, 2008
one of the best boulders in the region.

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