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Great North Wall Rock Climbing 

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Location: 43.68913, -96.51836 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Jon Marek on Apr 11, 2010
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Quite a few climbs face the stream which require top belay or you can wait until the water is low and belay from rocks. The upstream face has sandstone texture.

Getting There 

Park after crossing bridge, walk upstream for 1-2 min.

Climbing Season

For the Palisades State Park area.

Weather station 6.3 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Slandeross 5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b  South Dakota : East Side SD : ... : Great North Wall
Slanderous is a pure face climb in Palisades. Start by climbing outside right of the cave, holds are surprising hard to get some being slick and others just not the best of quality. Move to the left when exiting the cave top. Slanderous follows an obvious Black streak down the Great North Wall. Best time to do it is on a sunny day in winter as you can belay from down below where as summer you top belay. First 2-3 moves are pure friction with tiny crimps and side holds. Towards the top you get a ...[more]   Browse More Classics in South Dakota

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