Building Blocks Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Cool rock on Building Blocks.
A great crag for an all day visit or a short trip on the way out of the valley. Most of the climbing is 5.11 and up, but there are a couple runout 5.10's that should not be missed.
Park at the Circle Creek parking lot and follow the road through the first gate. The crag will be on your left after ~10 minutes.
Weather station 15.1 miles from here
13 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Building Blocks
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Building Blocks:
Featured Route For Building Blocks
Techno-Weenie 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c ID
: City of Rocks
: ... : Building Blocks - East
This classic route packs a lot of good climbing in with four bolts. The face above looks blank and intimidating from below, but just enough holds appear to allow passage at a reasonable grade.Start by scrambling up to the horizontal crack system. Hand traverse to the right across the blank wall (gear) and engage the upper face. The crux comes after the third bolt and is a little heady since the feet disappear. Rap from the anchors above the arete....[more] Browse More Classics in ID
BETA PHOTO: The west side of Building Blocks. The climber in t...
Building Blocks @ another angle.
Dan Zobell on Pinner Face.