0 Likes

City Of Rocks, Idaho - Climbing routes
Idaho

City Of Rocks National Reserve

""On Belay!" Occasionally, you can hear the short communications between climbing partners on the towers and granite formations before you. Listen carefully and you might hear the click of the quickdraw (carabiner) or the clanking of cams, nuts, or chocks on a climber's rack as they ascend such routes as "Scream Cheese", "Crack of Doom", or "Skyline."

City of Rocks receives over 100,000 national and international visitors annually, and most have come to climb in this quiet, western setting. The Reserve provides one of the highest quality granite face-climbing areas in the United States, offering over 600 traditional and sport climbing routes ranging from the easy 5.6 to the difficult 5.13. While climbing is inherently risky, it is made safer through quality gear, good communication between partners, and most of all skill. Have you come to "on-sight," "Flash" or "red point?" Climb on" "

Text from sign.

Also notice a couple of climbers on the top of "Morning Glory Spire".

Copyright: Calvin jones
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 11052x5526
送信日: 16/10/2011
更新日: 10/07/2014
見られた回数:

...


Tags: city of rocks; idaho; morning glory spire; rock climbing
comments powered by Disqus

Calvin Jones
City of Rocks National Reserve, Idaho - view near camping area by Bath Rock
Calvin Jones
City of Rocks National Reserve, Idaho - Elephant Rock
Calvin Jones
City of Rocks National Reserve, Idaho - View from Treasure Rock
Calvin Jones
City of Rocks National Reserve, Idaho - Camping spot
Calvin Jones
City Of Rocks National Reserve, Idaho - The Twin Sisters sunset
Calvin Jones
Devil's Playground, Box Elder County, Utah
John Roberts
Devil's Playground, Box Elder County, Utah, USA
Calvin Jones
Devil's Playground, Box Elder County, Utah
Calvin Jones
Camping at Devil's Playground, Box Elder County, Utah
Calvin Jones
Devil's Playground, Box Elder, Utah
Calvin Jones
Devil's Playground, Box Elder County, Utah
Calvin Jones
Devil's Playground, pegmatites
MoUzEs- Maciej J. Lorek
Vallo Castle, April 2014
Martin Hertel
Grand Canyon Sunset
Salma ElDardiry
Madinet Habu - Path To Second court
Studio Mambeau - Martijn Baudoin
Botermarkt Stadhuis
Markus Kaeppeli
Switzerland Muri 96-cavity Mold
Junichi Date
The Maneki-neko of Gotoku-ji
Gregory Panayotou
Tanna Island, Mont Yasur Volcano, 17h45
yunzen liu
Autumn Valley Scenic Area Huixian Henan——Natural oxygen bar
Andrew Bodrov
Saint Alexander Nevsky Cathedral
Dyachenko Evgeniy
Hello-o-o!!!
Robert Sedrak
Under Tour Eiffel Tower Paris, France
Walter Scavuzzo
Puente Hierro
Calvin Jones
Needles Overlook, Canyonlands, Utah
Calvin Jones
Horseshoecanyonalcovepictographs2
Calvin Jones
Warmspringsnevada1
Calvin Jones
Kanesvilletabernacle03
Calvin Jones
YUBA Reservoir Spillway
Calvin Jones
Gunnison Massacre marker
Calvin Jones
The Great Platte River Road Archway, Nebraska
Calvin Jones
Clear Lake Waterfowl Management Area, Utah
Calvin Jones
Ut150baldmtnpass1
Calvin Jones
Scottsbluffhikingtrailtunneleast
Calvin Jones
Turnoff to Cedar Pocket overlook
Calvin Jones
Great Stone Face Petroglyph
More About Idaho

Idaho is a state located in the northwestern region of the United States of America.  Idaho is the 14th largest state by area, ranks 39th by population and 53rd by population density of the 50 United States.  Idaho was the 43rd state to be admitted into the Union, on July 3, 1890.  Idaho is landlocked, being bordered by Canada on the north and the states of Washington and Oregon on the west, Nevada and Utah on the south and Montana and Wyoming on the east.  Idaho is nicknamed "The Gem State" because nearly every known gemstone is found within the state.  Idaho is also famous for producing about one third of all potatoes grown in the USA.  Idaho also hosts the largest barrel cheese factory in the world, producing 120K metric tons of cheese per year.  There is some ambiguity as to where the name "Idaho" came from, but it is generally believed to have simply been made up by George M. Willing.  There is a possibility it was derived from a Native American phrase.  Idaho is very mountainous and is a popular outing destination of the outdoorsman.  The state population was about 1.58M in July 2011 with 84% being Caucasian, 11.2% Hispanic and 1.1% Native American.  The state capital and largest city is Boise.Source: wikipedia