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Bishop, The T,TR 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Close Call T,TR 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13
No Vacancy T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Pawn, The T,TR 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Prayer Flag TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Rook, The TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Sickle TR 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
This is a Six? T,TR 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
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Elevation: 1,210 ft
GPS: 43.413, -89.693 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Doug Hemken on Apr 23, 2007
Admins: Burton Lindquist, Doug Hemken, James Schroeder, Chris treggE
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Description

Prayer Wall is home to several great routes, plus a handful of 'pretty good' stuff. The main wall has two well defined cracks ("This is a Six?" and "The Bishop"), and faces southeast.

Getting There

See Nick's comment, below.

If it is not too muddy, you can also pull one or two cars off the side of the road directly below this crag. Be sure to get all the way off the pavement.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Prayer Wall

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5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
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This mini crag is worth the slog up the hill. A few good moderates and a few harder routes will take up most of the day with a nice view of the south bluff.

Park at the Old Sandstone parking and hike along the road and then straight up the hill after the yellow "Wildlife Area" sign but before the "35mph" speed limit sign.

An alternative approach from the "Roznos Meadow" trail, that crosses the road, will bring you to "Siamese Buttress" first then continue 200 ft to "Prayer Wall". This provides a longer bushwhack but less straight up the talus. Jul 14, 2009

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