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East Side- Backbone Ridge

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
between a tree and a hard place 
Call Girl 
El Gran Encuentro  
Firing Squad, The 
Foothold Massacre 
Full Execution 
Get the Hell Outta Dodge 
Get The Hell Outta Dodge-Exit Right 
Guillotine Left, The 
Guillotine Right, The 
Highly Executed 
Internet Predator 
Lethal Injection 
Mark it Zero 
Massacre Direct 
Midwest Harcore Presents......"Boulder Problem of the Year" 
Mr. Longarm 
Mrs. Shortarm 

East Side- Backbone Ridge Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Tradiban on Apr 15, 2009
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Dobbe working the route in humid conditions


The eastern side of the ridge proper. Mostly shaded and not quite as tall as the west side.

I have left the numbers on the original problems posted by JJ Schlick, from his topo.

Getting There 

The side of Backbone Ridge towards Group B campsite, or to the east.

Climbing Season

Weather station 6.0 miles from here

22 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',11],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in East Side- Backbone Ridge

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for East Side- Backbone Ridge:
Ashmatica   V2 5+     Boulder   
Mr. Longarm   V2 5+     Boulder, 20'   
Midwest Harcore Presents......"Boulder Problem of the Year"   V3+ 6A+     Boulder, 20'   
The Guillotine Left   V3-4 6A+     Boulder, 15'   
Get the Hell Outta Dodge   V4 6B     Boulder   
Get The Hell Outta Dodge-Exit Right   V4 6B     Boulder   
Hangman   V4+ 6B+     Boulder, 15'   
Foothold Massacre   V6 7A     Boulder, 15'   
Highly Executed   V7 7A+     Boulder   
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Get the Hell Outta Dodge V4 6B  Wisconsin : Governor Dodge State Park : ... : East Side- Backbone Ridge
Start under steep part and climb the steep seam to the lip. Mantle any which way you can. Body Smearing? #23 JJ's old topo. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Wisconsin

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East side of Backbone Ridge.
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Hangman Bloc.

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By Tradiban
Jun 14, 2011
These routes are sorted left to right, as you would approach from Camp B.

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