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Trail of Tears Wall

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Trail of Tears Wall  


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Description 

Rather small wall with only three routes on it. The main feature of this wall is the long and exposed knife like arete which hosts 'Trail of Tears'. Another great climb is the super relentless 'Bare-Fisted Grizzly Killer'.

Getting There 

About a 15 min hike to get to this wall. Located just before the Purgatory wall.

Climbing Season



Weather station 7.2 miles from here

8 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',4],['5.12',1],['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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Trail of Tears Wall:
Paha Sapa aka "Chockstoned"   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 60'   
Peace Pipe   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch   
Chiefed   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 60'   
The Tomahawk   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Totem pole   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Bare-Fisted Grizzly Killer   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch   
Trail of Tears   5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch   
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The Tomahawk.

The Tomahawk 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  SD : Spearfish Canyon : ... : Trail of Tears Wall
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By Marianna W
May 27, 2013
Lost phone somewhere at the base of this wall. If you've found it, pls email mariannalynn11@yahoo.com. Fun climbs distracted us from managing our less necessary gear.