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WoodPecker Protrusion Boulders

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Woodpecker Protrusion 

WoodPecker Protrusion Boulders Rock Climbing 


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Description 

These Boulders are at the top of of the formation known as, " WoodPecker Protrusion. They offer stunning views of the Hills from the cliff line. The granite here is smooth as well as offering coarse crystal climbs.

Getting There 

Park off the shoulder of Iron Mtn Highway and proceed North on a faint trail that runs behind Boulders such as Pain Staker, and The Test Piece. It runs into the trees and follows up along the ridge line.

Climbing Season

For the The Needles Of Rushmore area.

Weather station 1.2 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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


Featured Route For WoodPecker Protrusion Boulders

George, Marth and The Boyz Witness What Goes On Here V1 5  South Dakota : The Needles Of Rushmore : ... : Witness Rock
Either stand or sit both feel about the same. works up the center of the boulder. Good crystals and smearing come in handy. Reach high for solid holds on top to mantle....[more]   Browse More Classics in South Dakota

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