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Breezy Point 


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Location: 43.8894, -103.4741 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Andrew Gram, Peter Gram, Greg Parker, Andy Busse, Mike Housiaux, Kristine Hoffman
Submitted By: Andy Busse on Aug 28, 2008
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Description 

Amazing trad, mixed, and sport climbing on routes up to 100' in length. A quick 5 min approach and generally no crowds, not that crowds exist in SoDak!


Getting There 

Breezy Point, continue up hwy 244 an additional (.2 mi) past Wrinkled Rock Campground; it is on the right and also signed, it is located at approx the 1.9 mile mark from the Memorial entrance light.

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Climbing Season


43 Total Routes


['4 Stars',9],['3 Stars',15],['2 Stars',11],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',2],['5.8',1],['5.9',3],['5.10',7],['5.11',4],['5.12',1],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',3],['V2-3',6],['V4-5',7],['V6-7',6],['V8-9',2],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Breezy Point:
Stiff Upper Lip   V3 6A     Boulder   Breezy Point Boulders
PodnMe   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 95'   Breezy Point Main Wall
The Bein Crack   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 75'   Lost Arrow Spire
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A Fate Worse Than Death V7 7A+  SD : Mount Rushmore National Mem... : ... : Breezy Point Boulders
Start on a good left hold and a bad slopey crimp (the holds my hands are on in the picture). Do two difficult moves to get you to the start holds for Mcnabs Arete and finish for that problem. This is the best problem in the area in my opinion....[more]   Browse More Classics in SD

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By Andy Busse
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From: Rapid City, SD
Jul 4, 2010

Does anyone have any info on the routes at the top of Breezy Point? There are 4 sport routes approx 50' long with older Trango?? hangers 5.9-5.10.

Thanks,

ab

By Peter L Scott
Jul 26, 2014

Andy Busse, I believe these are the routes my wife (Suzanne Johnson) and I put up in the early to mid '90s. I always wished there were some easy routes close to the camping at Breezy Point. Don't know if you can camp there anymore. We named it the After Dinner Wall. The route names from left to right are One Thin Mint, Wafer Thin, Desert, and Aperitif. Can't recall what we rated them but your comment seems about right.