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Sylvan Rocks Climbing School

Hill City, SD 57730
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First time climber, will be returning

Many thanks to Daryl and Carissa on making our first outdoor climb memorable. Both were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wanderer38N90W
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Great Experience!

Sylvan Rocks gets 5 stars. The experience was awesome from booking to the actual climbing. I was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lizbrandon
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Chicago, Illinois
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Rock Climbing Guides in the Black Hills of South Dakota since 1989. Adventures for ages 5+(with a participating adult). No experience needed. All rock climbing gear is supplied. Join us at Custer State Park, South Dakota. Call for a reservation and we will meet you at Sylvan Lake for your guided rock climbing tour. Locations at Mount Rushmore and Devils Tower, WY for more experienced climbers. Please reserve as far in advance as possible so that we can best plan to serve you.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Hill City, SD 57730
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"highlight of our trip"
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Got my wife a day of climbing as a surprise. She is 50 years of age and has never climbed before . She was really excited and a bit apprehensive. These guys delivered! The staff is very professional and friendly. They provided very specific one...More

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Stisser, Head of rope washing department at Sylvan Rocks Climbing School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Super awesome that we could be part of a Birthday surprise and have it work out so well. We will be here when you are ready to climb some more!!

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

What a fun day. Chris was an excellent guide who spent time with us to understand what we wanted out of the day. We practiced and got comfortable with gear and shoes for about an hour The on to the climb. About 300 feet up...More

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