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Elevation: 5,297 ft
GPS: 43.8761, -103.45839
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Shared By: Andy Koosman on Aug 25, 2015
Admins: Peter Gram, Greg Parker, Mikel Madsen, Mark Rafferty
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Description Suggest change

First climbing area (west) of the Memorial stoplight. Consists of multiple formations and a couple parking areas (Profile Parking Lot)

HIGHLY SENSITIVE, please proceed respectfully.

Getting There Suggest change

Drive past the Mt. Rushmore visitor center and park in the second pullout on the left, where George Washington's profile is visible. From here, most of the routes are a short hike East towards the visitor center.

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Classic Climbing Routes at The Visitor Center

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
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Squeeze to Please
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5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Squeeze to Please Oval Office
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5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Kate Oval Office
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5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
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