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Spire Area Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 718'
Location: 38.8406, -92.40869 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Marcus Floyd, Dave Hug, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Dave Hug on Sep 23, 2016
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Looking up at the bottom of the Spire


Interesting geological features!

Getting There 

Heading north along the trail, from Providence parking area, look to your right to find the standing Providence Pinnacle Buttress. Walk past the pillar to the north end to access dirt trail.

Climbing Season

For the CM: Providence area.

Weather station 8.4 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

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Rock Climbing Photo: Follow the seam and dihedrals up the center of the...

Artifact 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  Missouri : CM: Providence : ... : Artifact Wall
Artifact, feels like a 5.6 to 5.7, follows a broken crack and line of dihedrals, just right of the center of Artifact Wall. Start on the lower left facing crack to clip the first bolt then take a high step right, moving through the lower slab crux. Follow the left facing flake past two more bolts then up and left to the middle dihedral. Smaller cams protect this section and the next section just above. Use a longer runner to reduce rope drag before climbing left out of the upper dihedral. Contin...[more]   Browse More Classics in Missouri

Photos of Spire Area Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Artifact 5.7
Artifact 5.7
Rock Climbing Photo: Route up the spire
BETA PHOTO: Route up the spire
Rock Climbing Photo: Right side of the bottom of the Spire
Right side of the bottom of the Spire
Rock Climbing Photo: Pic taken from the Artifact Wall
Pic taken from the Artifact Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Spire as viewed from the Katy Trail.
BETA PHOTO: Spire as viewed from the Katy Trail.
Rock Climbing Photo: Find your path on this mixed route. No rap anchors
BETA PHOTO: Find your path on this mixed route. No rap anchors

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