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South of Surprise Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Location: 43.40999, -89.74197 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Paul Dieterle on May 15, 2010
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This cool little cliff band/collection of boulders is tucked behind the Surprise Boulder to the West. It's not a far walk at all and is home to one of the top three coolest lines at Devil's Lake, Meth Mouth. There is no possible way to over hype this line. It's RAD! There is also the potential for 10 or so other lines, though none of them really have the necessary features or hold for really hard bouldering, though they may be cool.

Getting There 

Head west from the Surprise Boulder and on the South end of the cliff band is the gem of the area, Meth Mouth.

Climbing Season

For the South Bluff Bouldering area.

Weather station 4.1 miles from here

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Classic Climbing Routes in South of Surprise Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for South of Surprise Boulder:
Meth Mouth   V3 6A     Boulder, 15'   
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Meth Mouth V3 6A  Wisconsin : Devil's Lake : ... : South of Surprise Boulder
If The Gobbler is Illinois' biggest sloper, Meth Mouth HAS to be Wisconsin's. You start on the far left end of the feature on a blocky start hold. Traverse the incredible feature, enjoying perfect slopers, move up and left to a perfect ledge and make the crux move (reminiscent of the move to the sloper on Slope of Dadaism, though slightly easier) to the lip. Celebrate having climbed the coolest thing at DL....[more]   Browse More Classics in Wisconsin

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By Paul Dieterle
From: Pasadena, CA
May 15, 2010
Hopefully, this area isn't already added. I looked around and didn't find it though
By Tradiban
May 15, 2010
Nah, I haven't seen it. Nice! Time to walk the whole South Bluff Pauly!
By Chris treggE
From: Madison, WI
May 15, 2010
Paul I moved this to it's own separate area rather than attached to the Surprise boulder. That way problems can be added to the Surprise boulder if anyone wants.
By Tradiban
May 4, 2011
This is actually south of the Surprise Boulder, behind it down the slope.

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