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Balding Bob Ain't So Bold S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Big Tyme Arete S 5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b
Edge of Da-Light T,S 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Finding My Religion T 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
In Search of the Holy Rail S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Juniper Tree T 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Losing My Religion T,S 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Pump and Circumstance T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Road to Nowhere T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Roof, The T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Slappin Ze Bass S 5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c
Type: Trad, 90 ft
FA: Brent Kertzman & Marvin Zaske, 1984
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Shared By: Jakob Whittle on Apr 1, 2010
Admins: Andrew Gram, Peter Gram, Greg Parker, Andy Busse, Mike Madsen, Mark Rafferty

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Description

Obvious roof with crack about 80' off the ground on S side.

Location

South East end of Turtle Rock.

Protection

Large cams.

Photos

The guidebook calls this 5.9+, as would I. Awesome climb! May 18, 2013
Brent Kertzman
Black Hills, SD
  5.9+
Brent Kertzman   Black Hills, SD
  5.9+
Start out from behind the small pinnacle working up the crack. Move thru the roof and eventually find your own belay station. Scramble off the north slabs to descend. A standard rack with some extra large gear will do. The pitch is around 210' long. Apr 2, 2010