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Someone Else's Peg Rock Climbing 

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Great rock in the Ten Pins. Nice because it is not as easily seen from the road above as many of these spires are, however some of the routes are seen from the road below through the trees.

Getting There 

Best approached by taking trail on the downhill side of Hairy Pin. You will walk by Tricouni Nail (on your right) and come to some boulders. Someone Else's Peg is right there as you continue will stand out as a separate spire from the larger rock mass.

Climbing Season

For the Tenpins/Switchbacks area.

Weather station 5.2 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Someone Else's Peg

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Someone Else's Peg:
Tee The Ball   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 165'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: View over part of Ten Pins area at Cathedral Spire...

Tee The Ball 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  South Dakota : Custer State Park : ... : Someone Else's Peg
The lower crack is fairly easy climbing with great placement options. After climbing for about 25 feet you traverse to the left over a bulge and do a short traverse. This is a bit scary as there aren't too many gear options. Head up again after about 10 feet with good gear placements behind a flake. The crux for me was the face climbing which starts at about half way up the climb on top of the flakes. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in South Dakota

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Rock Climbing Photo: Face climbing the upper half.
Face climbing the upper half.

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By Aaron Costello
From: Rapid City, SD
Jul 8, 2009
Since they've cleared the trees, the rock is easily visible, and road gawkers abound. "How did you get down there?!"
By joelhagan Hagan
From: Rapid City, SD
Jul 9, 2009
Nice, looking forward to this...Pinfest should be fun.

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