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Gill Roof

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Gill Roof  


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Location: 37.60038, -89.19304 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Dave Hug, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Sam Spuds on Jan 6, 2014
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Description 

Awesome Sandstone roof loaded with boulder problems with lower end difficulty trad lines nearby. A frequented site by locals.

Getting There 

From the parking area, follow the approach trail until you reach the bluff line. Look left and notice a roof loaded with problems. Approach it and have fun.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.1 miles from here

11 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Gill Roof:
Standard   V3-4 6A+     Boulder   
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Featured Route For Gill Roof
Attempting the crux

Pinch Me V6 7A  IL : Giant City State Park : ... : Gill Roof
Begin with a sit start, throw left hand to obvious fat sloppy pinch, stick the match and climb out the roof...[more]   Browse More Classics in IL

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By Dave Hug
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From: Carbondale, Illinois
Aug 17, 2014

Great beta video for the majority of problems in the Gill Roof. Video credit No ILL Bouldering