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Black Elk Spire Rock Climbing 


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Location: 43.88426, -103.50326 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Andrew Gram, Peter Gram, Greg Parker, Andy Busse, Mike Housiaux, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: BBQ on Jun 10, 2016
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Description 

A larger massif of summits a few hundred steps south of Layer Cake and just a few steps north of The Patio.

Getting There 

Either obtain a copy of The Needles of Rushmore by Busse and Burr or pray that a copy of Touch The Sky by Paul Piana is available on Ebay for less than a few hundred bucks. Or find a local who is really psyched to go to The Chessman. There are many who will spray beta for food.

Climbing Season

For the The Needles Of Rushmore area.

Weather station 2.8 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Black Elk's Cry 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b  South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Black Elk Spire
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