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The Alien Wall Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: chris deulen on Jul 25, 2008
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BETA PHOTO: Alien wall from the right.

Description 

This is the next section of rock one is rewarded with after the short hike along the flagged trail. There are two cracks that run parallel up this wall directly in front of where the trail meets this wall. The rock slowly becomes less climbable to the left, while gaining height and more features to the right. All in all, about 50 ft. long, and 20 ft at the highest. Perfect and flat landing all along the base.

Getting There 

Follow the orange flagging about a quarter of a mile through twists and turns along the trail. This is the first wall after the Tree Boulder, and is up slightly uphill and 20 ft. to the left of the Ultimate Block.

Climbing Season

For the South Little Foxx area.

Weather station 3.1 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',3],['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',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',2],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Rock Climbing Photo: Watch it weave; Sigourney Weaver Crack.

Sigourney Weaver V5 6C Minnesota : Duluth Area (Rock and Ice) : ... : The Alien Wall
Work around the giant flake below the start of the crack (either left or right, though left seems to put one in a harder position). Lay back or finger lock if you can get them in; rattly at places as well. Hold it together with some good footwork and you're free into the trees that gaze over the top of this wall. Exit to the right down a shallow gully. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Minnesota

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