The Crossroads Rock Climbing
Come stay awhile!
I went down to the crossroads, fell down on my knees.
- Robert Johnson
The first wall you run into after the long hike up to The Big Picture Gully is actually one of the best places to start getting worked.
Climbing Season For the Big Picture Gully area.
Weather station 7.5 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For The Crossroads
Crack The Whip 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a South Dakota
: Spearfish Canyon
: ... : The Crossroads
Located on a unique tower of rock detached from the main cliff. This ass-bruising route starts on a low angle slab, gets vertical and gets funky when the climber comes into contact with a huge pocket formation. Moving past this mondo-pocket requires skill, stamina and a well-worn thinking cap. You can go left or right to escape the pocket but either way presents its own challenges. After that, this route is no picnic with every other move to the anchors presenting a potential beat down....[more] Browse More Classics in South Dakota