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Routes in Ugly Duckling Boulder

Elevation: 5,284 ft
GPS: 43.885, -103.47 Google Map · Climbing Map
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Shared By: Chris Hirsch on Nov 12, 2010
Admins: Andrew Gram, Peter Gram, Greg Parker, Andy Busse, Mike Madsen, Mark Rafferty

Description

This is one of the main Chopping Block boulders with it's perfect height, flat landing, quality rock, and easy approach (though that last one goes for all of chopping block).
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Getting There

From the Chopping Block entrance, at the Mount Rushmore sign, head up the gully between Wrinkled Rock and Chopping Block. Go all the way through past 'Wrinkle In Time' and 'Puppy Stew' and keep straight (west) into the forest down the hill. This will bring you directly to the boulder, if not, you should be able to see it at least.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Ugly Duckling Boulder

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Ugly Duckling
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Mike Madsen   Rapid City  
Chalk bag and Biner found at base on 10/14/2015 details in message and I will get it back to ya. Oct 17, 2015

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