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Sputnik Rock Climbing 


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Location: 43.84827, -103.53372 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Chris Hirsch on Sep 29, 2014
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Description 

This spire is half way up the Spire Three mass/ridge. Its the first spire that rises from where the ridge plateaus briefly. FA; Conns 12/9/57.

Getting There 

Find the easiest looking gullies and chimneys to gain the top of the Spire Three ridgeline.

Climbing Season

For the Cathedral Spires area.

Weather station 5.1 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',1],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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