Experienced Climber Adventures

  • Explore

    6 hours

    Locations

    Custer State Park
    Palisades State Park

    Agenda

    Learn Basics of Climbing
    Routes Tailored to Ability
    Learn to Rappel

    Pricing

    $175-$300 / climber

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  • Adventure

    8 hours

    Locations

    Custer State Park
    The Needles of Mount Rushmore
    Devils Tower (Non Summit)

    Agenda

    Learn Basics of Climbing
    Routes Tailored to Ability
    Learn to Rappel
    Longer Routes + Better Views

    Pricing

    $250-$500 / climber

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  • Devils Tower Blitz

    2-3 days

    Locations

    Devils Tower

    Agenda

    Climber Specific
    1-2 Prep Days in Custer State Park
    Devils Tower Summit Day

    Pricing

    $700-$1,200 / climber

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  • AMGA Certified Guides
  • All Gear Included
  • Adventure of a Lifetime

5 stars

Great day out with Brandon last week! He’s an awesome guide and got me up several beautiful and fun climbs. I love climbing around Sylvan Lake! The rock is spectacular and the views amazing. Thanks to Sylvan Rocks for providing such a wonderful experience!

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5 stars

Our guides Jeff (owner) and Ross were excellent. Taught us the basics of the gear, eqpt, tying the rope figure 8, and making sure we were secure and safe. Shared climbing tips and tricks. It was our family's first time and it was such a positive experience for the kids that they loved and enjoyed it inspite of cooler temp and the wind blowing keeping us cooler than what we wanted (floridians). They were great with the kids and were able to keep them interested, motivated and encouraged to keep going for the top or take a break and go for it again :) They made it fun!!! Now they want to climb wherever they can in florida ;) Thank you for taking such great care of our family and making it a memorable and enjoyable experience for all!

Google

5 stars

We had a great time climbing with Jeff at Sylvan Rocks Climbing School. The company is really well run and you can tell that they are fully invested in making sure you have a great time. The owners are guides themselves so they do everything they can to make sure you feel safe, challenged, and satisfied with your experience. We even went out during an unseasonably snowy day in September and had a blast. Highly recommended!

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Accredited by the American Mountain Guides Association

As the only AMGA Accredited Guide Service in the area, we are committed to a high standard of climbing professionalism. The AMGA is an internationally recognized association offering courses, exams and certifications designed to certify guides and instructors as well as accredit businesses.

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Your Adventure Awaits

  • Schedule

    1. Schedule

    Book online or call us to schedule the perfect adventure.

  • Instruction

    2. Instruction

    Feel confident with certified instructors.

  • Climbing

    3. Climbing

    Enjoy an adventure of a lifetime!

Our Friends

  • South Dakota Outdoor Shop
  • Black Hills Basecamp
  • Custer Chamber of Commerce
  • Granite Sports
  • Black Hills Climbers Coalition

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