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Lightning Never Strikes Twice T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Magic Marker T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Regenerator S 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Steelin' T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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Type: Trad, 90 ft
FA: B Kertzman, M Carlson
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Shared By: Andy Busse on Oct 21, 2007
Admins: Andrew Gram, Peter Gram, Greg Parker, Mike Madsen, Mark Rafferty

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Amazing hand and finger crack, that protects well. Follow the obvious crack initially trending left and then back right through a couple of steeper sections to attain a good bolt anchor.


Follow the trail that divides Marker and Emancipation to the southeast side of the Inner Marker formation. Take a left and follow a gully up to the base of the hand/finger crack.


Std Rack #.4-#2 Camalot, 1 set of Stoppers


Unknown Jackasses= Luke Kretschmar & Travis Rypkema.......sweet.

I'd leave the anchors, you can still do the upper portion anyway. How is the rock quality up yonder? Oct 24, 2007
Travis Rypkema
Travis Rypkema  
Ha! That's awesome, now I'm a known jackass!! (I know-4 years late...) Oct 18, 2011
Rapid City, SD
ShanJ2me   Rapid City, SD
Sooooo good!!! Don't walk past this one!! May 13, 2017

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