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A popular spot for tourists, there are a few excellent classics in the Boneyards, including one of the most difficult established problems in the Midwest, the sit-down start to Left Of Lloyds, named "The Sporting Life" (V12). Other classics include Nanhole (V1), Spider Tracks (V3) and a handful of other nice easier problems.

Getting There 

Walk from the Park Office down towards the river. Pass The Pit (immediately at left from the ramp/path to the river) and Tourist Rocks (immediately right of the ramp/path), and then walk left past the Sizzlefoot Area. Walk straight, another 50 feet, up a few stairs, and into the Boneyards.

At the left of the pine tree at the entrance is Left of Left of Lloyd's. This small section of the wall hosts most of the hard routes.

Climbing Season

Weather station 1.2 miles from here

15 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Boneyards

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Boneyards:
Nanhole   V1- 5-     Boulder, 14'   
Finger Hole    V1 5     Boulder, 14'   
The OverHang   V1 5     Boulder, 14'   
Slab   V1-2 5     Boulder, 14'   
My Head Kissed The Ground   V1-2 5 PG13     Boulder, 1 pitch, 8'   
Primordial Soup   V2 5+     Boulder   
Boneyards Dyno   V2 5+     Boulder, 10'   
Spider Tracks   V3 6A     Boulder, 14'   
Lloyd's (Crack)   V3 6A     Boulder, 12'   
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Primordial Soup V2 5+  Minnesota : Interstate SP (Taylors Fall... : ... : The Boneyards
The Minnesota State Parks Service requests that climbers do not climb inside of potholes, which would include this route. This climb additionally has the potential of you slipping into an unpleasent algae-laden pool. This climb is included for historical purposes. Traverse out a good jug rail without feet, and make a hard reach up into the crack. Top out....[more]   Browse More Classics in Minnesota

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