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Granite formation to the North of Hornet's Nest on the Honeycomb Wall side. Contains two routes on the Western side. They are shorter routes (Dykes Next Door (5.11a) and Critical View (5.8)), and both a lot of fun. Try'em!
From South Seas sign-in, walk left up trail for a little over fifty meters (150 feet). Critical View is on the right. To the left of Mr. Critical, Lonesome Cowboy, and Second Hand Rose. To the right of Ladies in Love and Boylesque.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Critical View:
Critical View 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Dykes Next Door 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
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Dykes Next Door 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ E3 5c SD : Mount Rushmore National Mem... : ... : Critical View
Dykes Next Door is to the left of Critical View starting underneath two parallel and diagonally running dykes. the first fifteen feet are the crux of the climb with a 5.9 portion to the top.From South Seas sign-in, walk left on trail (toward Wrinkled Rock campground) for approximately 50 meters and Critical View will be on your right.Very fun climb!...[more] Browse More Classics in SD