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If you truly want to "send it" and scale up the side of a mountain then look no further than Devils... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
malcolmrdj
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Chicago, Illinois
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A friend and I recently went out with Nick and Dawson for the open group climb, and had a great... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Brenndan R
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Devils Lake Climbing guides offers high-quality rock climbing and rappelling instruction for beginning and intermediate climbers from the only AMGA-certified guides in Wisconsin. We offer Climbing Trips for beginners, families, and groups eager to get out on the rock and try outdoor climbing for the first time. We teach technical anchor and lead climbing courses, suitable for climbers who want to start leading their own self-guided trips. If you want to get out climbing in the Midwest, you won't find a better option than climbing with us at Devils Lake!
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Hours Today: 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Devils Lake State Park, S5975 Park Road, Baraboo, WI 53913
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

If you truly want to "send it" and scale up the side of a mountain then look no further than Devils Lake Climbing Guides. Our guide and DLCG owner Nick did a wonderful job ensuring we had a great time while feeling comfortable and safe....More

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

A friend and I recently went out with Nick and Dawson for the open group climb, and had a great time. We have been climbing indoors pretty avidly for the past couple of months, and were super happy to get out with such knowledgeable and...More

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Nick W, Owner at Devils Lake Climbing Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Thanks for much for these comments, Brenndan. We had a great time with you and the group and will look forward to climbing again next year. Enjoy your fall and winter, hopefully we'll have lots of snow/ice and good outdoor recreation opportunities!

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We are an active family of 6 with 4 "kids" from 18-28yrs and no climbing experience. Our guides, Nick and Aaron, led us on an awesome day of adventure! Nick began training from the moment we got to the park, starting with how to use...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

I had no experience climbing, but was inspired to climb Devil's Tower in Wyoming after visiting it in August. When I came home I started looking around for ways to get started and found Devil's Lake Climbing Guides. I emailed Nick and told him my...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

I had been contemplating rock climbing at Devil's Lake for over a year, when I discovered that two of my fearless, female friends (all in our 50's) were up for the adventure. Only one of us had previous experience, so we signed up for a...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

We had a group of 8 youth and 3 adults and were led by 3 guides/instructors; Michal, Bridger and Jerry. Our youth ranged from 12 to 16. We were fitted for harnesses and climbing shoes in the parking lot. The safety instruction we received before...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

My group and I had taken the Anchors one class to open up a new realm of opportunity in our climbing and decided to go through DLCG and I'm very pleased with the results. Our instructor was Nick and he did a fantastic job at...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

This course was a great experience. PRIOR to this course, I read a couple books on anchor building and I asked a couple friends to show me what they knew. Even with all of this help, I felt neither comfortable nor confident in my abilities....More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

My group took an introductory Anchors course over the weekend and are very glad we did. We had a blast and learned a lot! After a lot of practice, I now feel comfortable setting up basic natural anchors.

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Rock climbing has been on my wishlist for years now! My husband & I were concerned with safety. We did our research and found Devils Lake Climbing Guides. We were very happy with all the info provided in preparation. But our expectations were exceeded by...More

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