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Sawmill Creek Dome Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: nodin on Apr 12, 2006
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43° | 34°
Wednesday

42° | 28°
Thursday

35° | 21°
Friday

29° | 15°
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27° | 11°
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27° | 14°
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Description 

A great anorthosite crag with several good climbs and the highest concentration of good bouldering in Minnesota! All climbs can be easily top roped and most are good leads...well worth the hike!

Getting There 

Three miles south on the Superior Hiking Trail from the parking lot.

Climbing Season



Weather station 19.3 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',2],['5.9',3],['5.10',0],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',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 Sawmill Creek Dome

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Sawmill Creek Dome:
Afghanistan Bananastand   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 60'   Central Rocks
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Featured Route For Sawmill Creek Dome

Birch Flakes 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Minnesota : Lake County Road 6 Area (No... : ... : Central Rocks
This climb follows a jagged handcrack and some flakes to the left of the access gully. It is marked by a small birch tree half way up the climb. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Minnesota

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By BIATHLON
From: Duluth Mn
Apr 14, 2011
Thanks for the condition report. I was thinking about heading up there tomorrow but might have to stay around Duluth.