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Dec 26, 2013
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I bouldered this morning, in the sunny west and south face of things, it feels like 70 degrees. Not a person to be seen. Weather is going to be , kinda the same for tomorrow and weekend.

forecast.weather.gov/MapClick....
kevinhansen
From Albion Idaho
Joined Apr 21, 2008
67 points
Dec 30, 2013
Rock Climbing Photo: The route in it's entirety.
castle rocks is primo right now. went up yesterday for a clear air binge, and was rewarded with great conditions alongside a steak dinner at the outpost! Greg G
From SLC, UT
Joined Oct 3, 2008
813 points
Dec 30, 2013
Rock Climbing Photo: Cams above the arm bar moves on Three Pigs in a Sl...
Looks way warmer than the forecast for LCC! Charlie S
From Ogden, UT
Joined Aug 23, 2007
1,343 points
Dec 30, 2013
Rock Climbing Photo: CoR
Buy a pair of skis you nut. rging
From Salt Lake City, Ut
Joined Jul 18, 2011
195 points
Dec 31, 2013
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Kevin, any feel for how it's going to be tomorrow/Thurs? Got excited when I saw this post, but all the forecasts I'm looking at say cloudy and low 40s. Sam Cannon
From Leavenworth, WA
Joined May 4, 2012
969 points
Jan 1, 2014
Rock Climbing Photo: Another day at Red Rocks.  Photo by Joanne Urioste
Just walked around Castle Rock with my son (Jan 1, '14). Temps in the high 40's. Felt like 60's. A party on Red Rib in T-shirts. Several other parties climbing. No wind, plenty of sun. This morning, early, about 4:00 am, the sky was brilliant with stars, including the Milky Way. It was so quite, I thought I heard the earth rotating. RKM
From Alpine, Utah and Almo, Idaho
Joined Mar 22, 2007
1,388 points
Jan 2, 2014
Rock Climbing Photo: Why I do it...
SwC wrote:
Kevin, any feel for how it's going to be tomorrow/Thurs? Got excited when I saw this post, but all the forecasts I'm looking at say cloudy and low 40s.

Sorry I didn't get back soon enough. I was on some ice for a few days. To catch the sweet spot, you need clear sky's, temps in the 40`s or higher, and no wind. We have had a lot of those kind of days here in the last weeks.
I've been reading other threads that sound like people are looking for any rock that isn't snow covered. Idaho`s having a dry winter.
kevinhansen
From Albion Idaho
Joined Apr 21, 2008
67 points
Jan 3, 2014
Rock Climbing Photo: a
Just climbed in Castle Rocks for the last 2 days - it was beautiful weather and very warm climbing while in the sun. Sam Cannon
From Leavenworth, WA
Joined May 4, 2012
969 points
Jan 3, 2014
Rock Climbing Photo: Leading Blue Collar Crack.
Splitter weather.

Rock Climbing Photo: Alpinista Sista
Alpinista Sista
Garret Nuzzo-Jones
From Salt Lake City, UT
Joined Feb 9, 2012
1,570 points
Mar 11, 2014
Rock Climbing Photo: Why I do it...
SwC wrote:
beautiful weather and very warm climbing while in the sun.


Looks like more of the same for the next 5-6 days.
As long as there isn't wind and you're climbing in the sun, the climbing should be Grand!
Nights are going to freeze though so bring you warm sleeping bag and something warm to drink in the morning.
kevinhansen
From Albion Idaho
Joined Apr 21, 2008
67 points
Mar 11, 2014
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Heading there early next week! Sam Cannon
From Leavenworth, WA
Joined May 4, 2012
969 points
Mar 12, 2014
Rock Climbing Photo: Invert in LCC
I've been up there the last 2 wknds, weather was perfect :) Haley D
From Salt Lake City
Joined Mar 14, 2010
174 points
Mar 12, 2014
Rock Climbing Photo: Lost Arrow Spire, City of Rocks Fall 2008
How far in can you drive right now? I was guessing up to bath rock but was not sure.

Thanks in advance
mfox79
From Idaho Falls, ID
Joined Jun 3, 2009
5 points
Mar 14, 2014
Rock Climbing Photo: Another day at Red Rocks.  Photo by Joanne Urioste
Last Saturday (March 8th) at Castle Rocks, it was sunny and 59 degrees - no wind. Same day at City of Rocks (all the way to Upper Breakloaves) it was still in the 50's, hardly any wind and still sunny.

You can drive anywhere in both places, and have been able to most of the so called winter.
RKM
From Alpine, Utah and Almo, Idaho
Joined Mar 22, 2007
1,388 points


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