North Shore Style 2017 Climbing Comp

Results Are Here!


Welcome to the 2017 North Shore Style Climbing Competition! “Are you Yeti for this?”

It’s a big year as the Yeti storms back in to Duluth for one of the most exciting competitions in the north!  After a hiatus (the Yeti needed to hibernate), the Duluth Climbers Coalition is excited to be putting this competition on again in support of Duluth climbing.  This is a chance to climb all day on brand-new routes, win gear, support your local climbing community, and meet psyched climbers from all over the Midwest!

Registration Details

Early Registration, guaranteed t-shirt in your size, will end November 19th at 11:59pm, 2017.

Late Registration will go till we max out at 100 competitors or the morning of the comp whichever comes first.


Saturday, December 2nd, 2017


Check-In begins at 10 am.  Competition rules and announcements will be at 10:30 am, with climbing beginning immediately after around 11.  Finals will begin at 3 pm.


Vertical Endeavors, 329 South Lake Avenue, Duluth, MN 55805


Register before November 20th for $30!  On November 20th the price goes to $40.

100 Competitors Max!

In years past we have determined the optimal number of competitors is 100.  We will only allow 100 competitors so please register early and get your spot! There are no exceptions, no matter how far you drive!


Male & Female categories for Beginner (5.7 and under), Intermediate (5.8-5.10b), Advanced (5.10c-5.11d), and a Youth division (12 and Under).  There will be a single Open category (5.12a and above) available as well for all competitors.  Competition organizers reserve the right to bump a competitor up or down from the category originally signed up for based on performance.


Top 3 in each category will receive prizes! We also reserve the right to bump competitors into the next category of competition if need be, so please be honest when you register.

Why should you compete?

You get to climb all day on brand-new routes; you get to meet up with and hang out with climbers from all over the midwest region, you get a competition T-shirt in your size (if you signed up for a size at registration); you get various SWAG for door prizes!

Title Sponsors


All of the Event Sponsors

Vertical Endeavors Duluth


Black Diamond




Duluth Pack

Midwest Mountaneering



Friction Labs

Rock and Ice




So iLL

Garage Grown

The Access Fund

Chaandu Active

Amity Coffee

Evolve Yoga

Bent Paddle

Frost River

Blue Ice





Questions?  Feel free to email