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Big Toe to Great Chimney

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L to R R to L Alpha
Barn Dance TR 
Coup de Gras T,TR 
Double Jeopardy T,TR 
Grand Illusion T,TR 
Homo Erectus T 
Icarus TR 
Impervious Horror TR 
Modern Life is Rubbish T,TR 
Mr. Lucky TR 
Psamead Ghostdance T,TR 
Stuck Knee T,TR 

Big Toe to Great Chimney Rock Climbing 

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Location: 43.42102, -89.73831 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Burt Lindquist, Doug Hemken, James Schroeder, Chris treggE, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Chris treggE on Nov 15, 2011


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Crux moves. Photo: Darin Limvere. Aug 25 '12.


Climbs in between Prospect Point Pinnacle and Great Chimney, along the upper wall.

Getting There 

Between Prospect Point Pinnacle and Great Chimney, just east of the West bluff Trail.

Climbing Season

For the Prospect Point Rampart area.

Weather station 3.4 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Big Toe to Great Chimney

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Big Toe to Great Chimney:
Stuck Knee   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 80'   
Grand Illusion   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Grand Illusion 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  Wisconsin : Devil's Lake : ... : Big Toe to Great Chimney
In Swartling's guide the route is shown as starting of ledge DD at Prospect Point Rampart.This is true but a better and more fun option is to climb the route from the ground via the 5.10b variation start that is a goody in itself (although can be wet and gooey right at the base).The upper Grand Illusion part of the route proper is a gem too. Very nice crack up into a overhanging crack/groove. Well protected and classic stiff 5.9. The crux here is pulling through the overhanging crack via lock...[more]   Browse More Classics in Wisconsin

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