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Raspberry Sting Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 6,001'
Location: 43.87507, -103.50687 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Andrew Gram, Peter Gram, Greg Parker, Andy Busse, Mike Madsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Chris Hirsch on Aug 18, 2017
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Description 

For the time being this is a lone route, not really a whole area. But maybe it could be?

Getting There 

2 hours from the car. Past the main Chessmen areas. Couple hundred yards straight south of Koh-Ring spire.

Climbing Season

For the The Needles Of Rushmore area.

Weather station 3.1 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Rock Climbing Photo: Angling, zig-zag crack

Raspberry Sting 5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c  South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Raspberry Sting
One of the few hard Needles lines that goes completely on gear, tucked far away from everything else. Could be a while before this sees a free ascent.It's the left leaning, zig-zagging crack on this steep multicolored wall. Has a definitive crux about a third of the way up but remains pumpy to the end. The angling crack runs into a larger vertical crack and the bolted anchor is at the top of this....[more]   Browse More Classics in South Dakota

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