Array ( [0] => 105708955 [1] => 105708963 [2] => 112521727 [3] => 106062228 [4] => 106088545 [5] => 113138725 ) Rock Climbing Routes & Photos in Wayward Rocks, The Needles Of Rushmore
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Wayward Rocks Rock Climbing 


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Location: 43.8641, -103.44157 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

These are the formations that stretch south from the Entering National Park sign (no camping) to the Wayward Boulder below Dynamite Spire

Getting There 

Approach from South Seas area south end walking east on a climbers path until you hit the Camp Judsons Rd. Trail. Then turn right (South) you will soon see the Entering Mt. Rushmore sign.
Another approach is by walking from the north end of the South Seas area. Walk east down the climbers trail passing the Molar formation and the route Lead Fillings. Walk down into the valley when reaching the obvious Camp Judson Rd trail head right (south) until you come to the same sign previously mentioned.

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Weather station 1.4 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Rock Climbing Photo: Coming Up Roses

Coming Up Roses 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c  South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Wayward Rocks
A hard Gymnastic move leads to a good hand/large hand splitter crack that takes Bomber gear.The Crux ? Choose your poisen- either the move at the roof to gain the crack, or the crack itself! This route needs to see more traffic!One of my favorite mixed routes!Nice work "Gripps"!...[more]   Browse More Classics in South Dakota

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