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Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
Rock Climbing Photo: Right at the base of this route, you get this view...

Right at the base of this route, you get this view!

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Whose Line is it Anyway? (5.9+)

Jul 15, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Whose Line is it Anyway? 5.9+. More fun power layb...

Whose Line is it Anyway? 5.9+. More fun power layback moves at Rubik's Ridge!

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Whose Line is it Anyway? (5.9+)

Jul 15, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Rognile Dihedral 5.5. Climbs better than it looks!

Rognile Dihedral 5.5. Climbs better than it looks!

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Rognile Dihedral (5.5)

Jul 15, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Thanks Brent 5.9. Worth doing after you have climb...

Thanks Brent 5.9. Worth doing after you have climbed the other better routes on this face.

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Thanks Brent (5.9)

Jul 15, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Dave's Diagonal.

Dave's Diagonal.

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Dave's Diagonal (5.7)

Jul 15, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: A Lady, a Gentleman, and BK-- 5.9+ Powerful flowin...

A Lady, a Gentleman, and BK-- 5.9+ Powerful flowing moves. Loved this climb!

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : A Lady, a Gentlemen, and BK (5.9+)

Jul 15, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Brian's Dihedral 5.7 Some cool wide stemming to be...

Brian's Dihedral 5.7 Some cool wide stemming to be had here-fun.

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Brian's Dihedral (5.7)

Jul 15, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Fun 5.7/7+ trad climb.  Pretty varied climbing on ...

Fun 5.7/7+ trad climb. Pretty varied climbing on this- step across, juggy high steps, some stemming/smearing, and an off/width. Rope runs over it in the photo... Bolted Route to right is 5.10 Black F

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : A Window Shopping XMAS (5.7)

Jul 13, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Disneyland-- no "Mickey Mouse" climb her...

Disneyland-- no "Mickey Mouse" climb here! Quite entertaining!

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Disneyland (5.9)

Jul 10, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: The right angling seam of Floridays, 5.8+

The right angling seam of Floridays, 5.8+

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Floridays (5.8+)

Jul 10, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Little White Lies-- 5.9+ officially. Is there some...

Little White Lies-- 5.9+ officially. Is there something in the name? This photo shows the fairly blank crux top section but misses the very cool monster starting jug-- sorry!

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Little White Lies (5.10+)

Jun 21, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: The beautiful Nothing but Fun arête (center of pi...

The beautiful Nothing but Fun arête (center of picture and just left of tree). Didn't want to risk my cell phone on the gulley scramble so no closer picture.

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Nothing but Fun (5.8)

Jun 13, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Fact or Friction. Not a great route- do it because...

Fact or Friction. Not a great route- do it because you are there and need to learn to love slabs!

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Fact or Friction (5.9)

Jun 11, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Guilty Conscience Direct

Guilty Conscience Direct

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Guilty Conscience Direct (5.9)

Jun 11, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: This route is actually pretty steep. Only the firs...

This route is actually pretty steep. Only the first part is slabby.

Arkansas : Horseshoe Canyon Ranch : ... : Haasenpfeffer (5.10b)

Mar 10, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Some interesting sequences on this one. Warning Be...

Some interesting sequences on this one. Warning Beta Hint: Use the crimps, slopers or sidpeulls that you have and really punch the smearing and laybacking. Don't look around for better holds tha

Arkansas : Horseshoe Canyon Ranch : ... : Adhesive Love (5.8)

Mar 10, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo:  Dirty Thieving Bastards... Sure there is interest...

Dirty Thieving Bastards... Sure there is interesting story behind the name. Not quite up to the standards of the other excellent 8s on this cliff. Starts out great but rock quality near top seems sus

Arkansas : Horseshoe Canyon Ranch : ... : Dirty Thieving Bastards (5.8)

Mar 10, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Another one and done. Only slightly harder than E ...

Another one and done. Only slightly harder than E Kat. Probably not 5.8; particularly if you compare it to some of the routes like Caught in Closet(8) Again or Eighteen Inches (7) that are just up hil

Arkansas : Horseshoe Canyon Ranch : ... : Owen's Best Buddy (5.8)

Mar 10, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: E Kat 5.6 good as a warm-up or as a beginning lead...

E Kat 5.6 good as a warm-up or as a beginning lead but not much use otherwise. One move and done route.

Arkansas : Horseshoe Canyon Ranch : ... : E-Kat (5.7)

Mar 10, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: Hangs a Bit Left. A bit of an oddball awkward rout...

Hangs a Bit Left. A bit of an oddball awkward route. 5.9 in recent guides. Definitely watch the pendulum on this one for any followers.

Arkansas : Horseshoe Canyon Ranch : ... : Hangs a Little to the Left (5.8)

Mar 10, 2017

Rock Climbing Photo: First Date- 5.7 grime, munge, slightly suspect roc...

First Date- 5.7 grime, munge, slightly suspect rock, and stemming await. Once the platform in the center of the photo is obtained, you stem up off the boulder before committing to the dihedral-like fo

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : First Date (5.7)

Jul 20, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: X Marks the Spot-5.10+. Great climb with some amaz...

X Marks the Spot-5.10+. Great climb with some amazing exposure and great moves. A fall higher up on the face though could definitely be an ankle-breaker (at least)on the ledge gained earlier in the cl

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : X Marks The Spot (5.10)

Jul 19, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Middle-Aged Mutant Ninja Climber---Fun little clim...

Middle-Aged Mutant Ninja Climber---Fun little climb. Maybe just a bit soft for a Rushmore 5.9, but the climbing is fun and sustained in the 5.8-5.9 range. Pulling the bulge is a blast as the sequence

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Middle Aged Mutant Ninja Cl... (5.9)

Jul 19, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Thunder Road-- 5.9+--All the way up this big spur-...

Thunder Road-- 5.9+--All the way up this big spur-like feature. Quite a memorable climb.

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Thunder Road (5.9)

Jul 19, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Pre-marital Sex 5.8. Ok route, nothing terribly fu...

Pre-marital Sex 5.8. Ok route, nothing terribly fun or special. The unpleasant squeeze corridor that you have to navigate to get to this this one doesn't help matters.

South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Pre-marital Sex (5.8)

Jul 19, 2016

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