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St. Louis River Trail - Duluth Traverse
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Duluth Area (Rock and Ice) Rock Climbing 

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Weather station 3.4 miles from here

367 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',14],['3 Stars',119],['2 Stars',143],['1 Star',62],['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):
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
B) Crescent   M8-     Sport, Mixed, 1 pitch, 55'   Casket Quarry ICE
Q) Big Blue - ICE   WI4-5     Ice, 1 pitch, 70'   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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Rock Climbing Photo: Face of Porky's Arse

Porky's Arse V3+ 6A+  Minnesota : Duluth Area (Rock and Ice) : ... : Northwest Face
Sit start with left hand on the corner and right hand on right corner, feet smeering. Work left hand up left corner and right hand up right corner. Top out straight up the face, friction and good smeering is a must. Strong but classic line!...[more]   Browse More Classics in Minnesota

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