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Pequod Rock Climbing 

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Location: 41.91146, -91.50814 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Bill McKirgan, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Bill McKirgan on May 14, 2014


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Pequod is a small ship-sized rock outcropping near the second stone bridge. It has some nice top rope and lead routes in the low 5 range. More information about this area will be provided soon.

Getting There 

Park near campground entrance and walk the trail down the ravine to the right as you face the campground entrance. The Pequod will be on your right as the gully enters the river valley.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 7.9 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

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By Chrys Mitchell
May 20, 2014
This little cliff is best in early spring, before it gets heavily vegetated, of in late fall, after the vegetation has gone dormant.
By Bill McKirgan
From: Cedar Rapids, IA
May 20, 2014
Chrys, Thanks for contributing information about some of the routes at this location. I will try to add some pictures from the day you were showing me this area. Thanks!

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