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Breezy Point Boulders Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Joshua Dreher on Nov 21, 2006
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Has some good stuff. A lot of the problems, many of them not mentioned, will be better after more ascents since some of the rock is chossy.

How to get to the room with a view 

Park in the Breezy Point parking area which is approximately 1/4 mile past the Wrinkled Rock parking area. Hike south (toward Hill City) to an old over grown dirt road. Walk roughly 50 yrd's and look right between some small trees for a trail leading down a steep hill. Follow this trail for another 100 yrd's or so and look for a new bike trail. Follow for 7-10 minutes. The first problems you will see are on the Bus stop boulder. Follow the trail another 50 yards up to the top of the hill then head straight up throw some small boulders. Keep walking staying to your right and you will run into the area... Good luck.

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For the Mount Rushmore National Memorial area.

Weather station 1.3 miles from here

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Kansas City Shuffle   V5 6C     Boulder   
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By Gary
Jul 8, 2008
Or... You can park at the parking lot of the Breezy Point Picnic area and follow the trail head that starts on the south east corner of the parking lot (opposite the bathrooms). Follow it for twenty minutes and you'll be at the bus stop boulder. You'll know your on the right trail when you see a thin pine tree trunk in the shape of an "S"
By Joshua Bell
Sep 11, 2013
The directions need to be updated, due to irrelevant markers. This area has changed significantly because of tree removal, & a new dirt for the logging vehicles, etc.
By Mike Housiaux
From: Rapid City
Sep 11, 2013
Hey Josh,
I do agree that the description does need to be updated. I will update it when I get a chance. The actual Breezy Point Boulders are not at Breezy point proper. Its actually at 15-20min hike. If you have further questions feel free to ask. Good luck.

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