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Sawmill Creek Dome Rock Climbing 


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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

A Farewell to Arms 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  Minnesota : Lake County Road 6 Area (No... : ... : West Section
THE classic hard route at Sawmill. Take the left shallow corner up to the small trees and go up the crack/ flake in the roof. At the roof, suck it up and go for it. Strenuous!...[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.

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