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The Dugout Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Jordan Wood on Sep 13, 2011
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BETA PHOTO: Middle face and Right face of dugout


These climbs are capped by a large roof, making them better candidates for wet weather. They also tend to be pretty sandy. Unfortunately, no names or FA info is known on these routes.

Getting There 

Follow the trail past the amphitheater, across the creek, and head left along the cliff line. The giant roof over these climbs is hard to miss.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 3.6 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: James Wieman placing pro before traversing into th...

Unkown Crack 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Illinois : Cove Hollow : The Dugout
5.9 climbing to crux move at the roof when traversing right to the anchors on Middle Face. Very exposed move, and has potential for pendulum swing into opposite wall. Not sure if anyone has climbed this route before. When traversing I knocked off a large rock that almost hit my belayer....[more]   Browse More Classics in Illinois

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