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Duluth Area (Rock and Ice) Rock Climbing 

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Weather station 3.4 miles from here

366 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',15],['3 Stars',118],['2 Stars',141],['1 Star',63],['Bomb',5]

Classic Climbing Routes in Duluth Area (Rock and Ice)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Duluth Area (Rock and Ice):
Q) Big Blue - ICE   WI4-5     Ice, 1 pitch, 70'   Casket Quarry ICE
B) Crescent   M8-     Sport, Mixed, 1 pitch, 55'   Casket Quarry ICE
L) Martini   M6-7     Sport, Mixed, 1 pitch, 80'   Casket Quarry ICE
H) Strike Three   M6     Sport, TR, Mixed, 1 pitch, 75'   Casket Quarry ICE
M) Ledag'er   M8     TR, Mixed, 1 pitch, 80'   Casket Quarry ICE
E) Deer Bait   M7-     Sport, Mixed, 1 pitch, 65'   Casket Quarry ICE
I) The Chimney   WI5 M5     Sport, TR, Mixed, Ice, 1 pitch, 90'   Casket Quarry ICE
J) Shaken, Not Stirred   M8+     Sport, Mixed, 1 pitch, 85'   Casket Quarry ICE
V) Thin and Bear It   M6     Sport, TR, Mixed, 1 pitch, 55'   Casket Quarry ICE
Double Rainbow   V2 5+     Boulder   Ely's Peak Bouldering : Bluff Boulder
XMen   V2-3 5+     Boulder, 12'   Piedmont roadside boulders : Lower Wall
Friction Fighter   V4 6B PG13     Boulder, 20'   Little Foxx Canyon : North Little Foxx
Fancy Dancer   V4 6B     Boulder, 18'   Porcupine Crag : Road Weary wall
Tree Hugger   V4 6B     Boulder, 15'   South Little Foxx : The Tree Boulder
Corner Geometry   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 70'   Ely's Peak
Dislocation Overhang   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 55'   Ely's Peak
Skittle Phlegm   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 30'   Little Foxx Canyon : Little Foxx
Remember The Fallen   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 45'   Little Foxx Canyon : Little Foxx
The Flake   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 50'   Ely's Peak
Smack My Ass And Call Me Sally   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 35'   Little Foxx Canyon : Little Foxx
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Liber Abaci V9 7C PG13  Minnesota : Duluth Area (Rock and Ice) : ... : North Little Foxx
Start on a terrible round rail and move up through two more crimpy rounded rails with poor feet. Once the crack is reached climbing gets much easier, follow the crack up and right and top out. Let me know if you send and take pics....[more]   Browse More Classics in Minnesota

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