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A: Gill Roof

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L to R R to L Alpha
1,2,3 (aka The Rasp) T,TR 
Beginner Crack T,TR 
Devil on a Leash 
Devils Traverse 
Gill Roof Traverse 
Gill Warm Up 
Jacks Crack T,TR 
Leashless Angel  
Name Unknown T,TR 
Pinch Me 
Slip T,TR 

A: Gill Roof Rock Climbing 

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Location: 37.60038, -89.19304 View Map  Incorrect?
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Awesome Sandstone roof loaded with boulder problems with lower end difficulty trad lines nearby. A frequented site by locals.

Getting There 

From the parking area, follow the approach trail until you reach the bluff line. Look left and notice a roof loaded with problems. Approach it and have fun.

Climbing Season

For the Giant City State Park area.

Weather station 3.1 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in A: Gill Roof

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for A: Gill Roof:
Standard   V3-4 6A+     Boulder   
Pinch Me   V6 7A     Boulder   
Devil on a Leash   V7- 7A+     Boulder   
Jacks Crack   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, TR   
1,2,3 (aka The Rasp)   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR   
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Rock Climbing Photo: David Hug working Devil on a Leash

Devil on a Leash V7- 7A+  Illinois : Giant City State Park : ... : A: Gill Roof
Start with a huge move to small holds, continue out through jug eventually to right hand side pull, stick the swing at the end and top out....[more]   Browse More Classics in Illinois

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By Dave Hug
From: Carbondale, Illinois
Aug 17, 2014

Great beta video for the majority of problems in the Gill Roof. Video credit No ILL Bouldering