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Hidden Acres Rock Climbing 


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Location: 43.88407, -103.48088 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Chris Hirsch on Jan 30, 2013
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Description 

The first half of The Playground that is loacted S of Horsetheif Lake/Hwy 244 and N of the Centennial Trail. Either access through Trail #14 or directly from highway. Ranges from classics on Horsetheif Spire (seen from parking) to 'Almastafa' to 'Madam Mohawk' and 'Forbidden Colors'. Not much of a trail system, may take a while to catch your bearings. Guidebook would help.

Getting There 

0-25 min approach.

Climbing Season

For the The Needles Of Rushmore area.

Weather station 1.6 miles from here

13 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',5],['5.11',2],['5.12',4],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',1],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Hidden Acres

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hidden Acres:
Madam Mohawk   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 135'   Right of Passage
Remnants of a Fine Woman   5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b     Sport, 70'   Streaked Wall
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Man Afraid of His Horse 5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a  South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Streaked Wall
Very crimpy testpiece! Finesse through thin 13a climbing to a vicious boulder problem. Followed by a good rest and easier 5.12 redpoint crux before anchors. Requires cool and dry conditions. Hidden fist jam in crux ;). Named after an Oglala Sioux Cheif. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in South Dakota

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