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Emancipation Boulders Rock Climbing 


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Location: 43.8631, -103.46356 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

This is a GREAT! bouldering area right off the road. There is a classic boulder problem 30 ft from the parking. Although slightly scattered in the woods, everything is close together and of high quality.

Getting There 

Park as for Emancipation.

Climbing Season

For the Emancipation area.

Weather station 1.6 miles from here

41 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',20],['2 Stars',11],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',3],['V2-3',7],['V4-5',12],['V6-7',7],['V8-9',3],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Emancipation Boulders

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Emancipation Boulders:
Atomic Weiner   V2 5+     Boulder   The Manhattan Boulders : Atomic Boulder
The Cavity   V3 6A     Boulder   Upper Emancipation
Slant Eyes   V3+ 6A+     Boulder   Daddy's Area : Mini Marker
What Lies Around the Corner   V6 7A     Boulder   The Roadside Jumble : Lies Boulder
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Featured Route For Emancipation Boulders
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The Cavity V3 6A  South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Upper Emancipation
Get your friends together and bring all of the pads you have for this absolutely classic problem. Why? Because you guys are about to climb the best V3 in South Dakota and unfortunately it doesn't have the best landing. Start on big sidepulls at five feet and get into the "CAVITY". Now get a big undercling and reach up to a sidepull up and left...reach with your right hand over the lip to a jug using intermediates if needed. I'd recommend going to the top and cleaning off the pine needles before ...[more]   Browse More Classics in South Dakota

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