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Cliff face along the north shore of Lake Superior 1 hour northeast of Thunder Bay. The wall is south facing so it gets plenty of sun until 5 pm in the summer. Reference Thunder Bay Rock 3rd Edition Alex Joseph & Randy Reed.

Getting There 

Reference Thunder Bay Rock 3rd Edition Alex Joseph & Randy Reed.

Climbing Season

For the Ontario area.

Weather station 4.6 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Sleeping Giant

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Sleeping Giant:
Discovery   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 5 pitches   
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Rock Climbing Photo: From 2nd Edition guidebook.

Discovery 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  North America : Canada : ... : Sleeping Giant
This route is a classic because of its location, size, and the incredible view on the route and especially from the “summit.” It is the best (and probably the only) “alpine” route in the province. The climbing is easy, but continuously interesting, with loads of protection.Pitch 1: (20 metres, 5.5). Scramble up ledges from the mouth of the wide chimney onto and up a short wall. At the cedar tree, in a flake/crack system, set up a gear belay.Pitch 2: (20 metres, 5.7) Layback the prominent fla...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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