Another popular spot, the east side of Parking Lot Rock is pretty good. More slab-oriented than its opposite, technique and foot work will be a must. Routes here range from 5.8 to 5.11, with the main concentration being in the 5.10 range. Get your slab on!
From the main parking lot, follow the trail either left or right to reach the east side of the crag. Continue along the trail that skirts closest to the formation.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Parking Lot Rock - East:
Funky Bolt 5.9 R Trad, 1 pitch, 160 feet
Beauty and the Beast 5.10a Trad, 1 pitch, 90 feet
Tow Away Zone 5.10a Trad, 1 pitch, 80 feet
Stress Fracture 5.10b PG13 Trad, 1 pitch, 120 feet
Just Another Pretty Face 5.10c Sport, 1 pitch, 80 feet
Spud Meets Hammerhead 5.11c Sport, 1 pitch, 80 feet
Featured Route For Parking Lot Rock - East
Funky Bolt 5.9 R ID : City of Rocks : ... : Parking Lot Rock - East
The nice crack right of the 2 all-bolted lines on the south end of the east face. It starts thin and hard, eases up, gets tough again, and finally eases up yet one more time. The bolt protects the upper crux, whereas down low the protection is tough to place. The top is very runout, but easy. Stemming and dropknees are a neccesity on this route. ...[more] Browse More Classics in ID