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Side issue is the southern semi-detached crag on the west side of Photographers Peak. It was fist climbed via a 5.0 route by Herb and Jan Conn in 1951.

Getting There 

Follow the approach to Photographers Peak.

Climbing Season

For the Photographers' Peak Area area.

Weather station 6.4 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Beyond the Door 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  South Dakota : Custer State Park : ... : Side Issue
Start on the downhill side of Side Issue and climb the rib clipping two pitons. Climb up the face. After the second bolt, traverse left using a two finger pocket (look out for wasps!). Clip three more bolts on the way to chain anchors. Single rope rappel....[more]   Browse More Classics in South Dakota

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