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Thunder Bay Region Rock Rock Climbing 


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Location: 48.411, -89.2529 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Alex Joseph on Apr 10, 2006  with updates from Brent Barghahn
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The view from P2 of Discovery

Description 

A series of crags on or near Lake Superior around Thunder Bay, Ontario

Getting There 

7 hours north of Minneapolis MN, 7 hours east of Winnipeg MB, 14 hours north of Toronto ON

Climbing Season

For the Ontario area.

Weather station 4.6 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',2],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Thunder Bay Region Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Thunder Bay Region Rock:
Discovery   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 5 pitches   Sleeping Giant
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Featured Route For Thunder Bay Region Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: Overview Picture 1

Memorable Misery 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b A0  North America : Canada : ... : Sleeping Giant
FYI: I am a sport climber and not good at estimating traditional grades on loose rock.Reference Picture:Memorable Misery Pitches 2, 3, 4, 5Pitch 1) 5.5 Loose slate like rock makes the climbing feel more difficult. Protection is there but be careful of the loose rock.Pitch 2) 5.7 A corner crack leads to face/crack moves. As the climbing becomes more vertical the loose rock became smaller pieces (fracturing actually made great positive edges.) I believe this pitch would clean up much better than p...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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