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The Prow Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Fred Bonnard on Sep 6, 2010

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A beautiful. large yellow buttress on top of red shade

Getting There 

About 125 feet left of the First Wall (at the top of the access trail)

Climbing Season

For the Sunshine area.

Weather station 5.7 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Prow

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Prow:
The Sundance    5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Albert's Arete   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Sammy Sosa   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 90'   
Pete's Wicked Route   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 90'   
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Featured Route For The Prow
Rock Climbing Photo: Drink up. This route is about to take you down.

Pete's Wicked Route 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  SD : Spearfish Canyon : ... : The Prow
Pete deLannoy, the father of Spearfish Canyon climbing, walked up this route after Mike McNeil equipped it, declared it to be 5.11c without breaking a sweat or even chalking his fingertips, and the rest of us mortal plebeians have been trying to follow in his god-like footsteps ever since. I remember being a below average student in Pete's Black Hills State University chemistry class. I used to daydream about how cool it would be to be him. In addition to being a genius and climber to envy he wa...[more]   Browse More Classics in SD

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Right side of The Prow. Climber on Sammy Sosa, 5.1...
Rock Climbing Photo: Left side of The Prow. Climbers on Bald/Shaved, 5....
Left side of The Prow. Climbers on Bald/Shaved, 5....

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