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Sioux Pride T,S 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Type: Trad, Sport, 200 ft
FA: unknown
Page Views: 350 total · 7/month
Shared By: Boots McGoots on Oct 4, 2013
Admins: Andrew Gram, Peter Gram, Greg Parker, Andy Busse, Mike Madsen, Mark Rafferty

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Climb the low angled ramp up to the base of the headwall, placing gear if desired. Then climb the steep, granite sport line


In the middle of the S face


.75-#1, nuts, 12 bolts


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Jim Slichter
Hill City, SD
Jim Slichter   Hill City, SD
This is an excellent four star route that is unusual for the Needles. Much of the climbing involves making big moves utilizing horizontal incut edges. The route is quite pumpy so make sure not to miss the hands-down rest half way up. Oct 4, 2013

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