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Peanut Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Bob Archbold on Aug 10, 2002


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Start in the parking area that is by the trail that leads you to "Read My Clips" and "Garfield Goes To Washington" when the trail goes to the right and high you stay low and follow the small trail along the bottom. When you get to a flat grassy area with a rock wall on your right side this is the Peanut Rock.

Getting There 

Park off the road below the biggest wall you can see.

Climbing Season

For the Marker area.

Weather station 0.6 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Just Lay Back and Enjoy It 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b  South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Peanut
This route goes directly up the front face of the second pinnacle right of the peanut. It climbs the deep and wide flake that just misses reaching the ground, continues up past a chicken head and veers slightly left of a small overlap which can be seen from the ground. Steep slabby face climbing above the overlap is protected by creative clusters of rp's left, while the climbing angles slightly right through the obvious line past more rp's turning into a gradually better crack. A bolt protects ...[more]   Browse More Classics in South Dakota

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By Robbie Freidel
From: The Needles of South Dakota
Nov 15, 2012
Does anyone know what the route is to the right of PB & J? I havent climbed it. i just saw a bolt at the top of the short crack and figured it was new because its not in Busse's new book.

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