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Parking Lot Rock - East

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Parking Lot Rock - East Rock Climbing 


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Administrators: grk10vq, WAGbag, Mike Engle, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: grk10vq on May 3, 2012
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Description 

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!

Another tall crag, a 60 meter rope will work for most, however a 70m rope will be more convienient.

Morning sun / afternoon shade.

Getting There 

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.

Climbing Season



Weather station 14.3 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',4],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Parking Lot Rock - East

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Parking Lot Rock - East:
Funky Bolt   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R     Trad, 1 pitch, 160'   
Tow Away Zone   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Stress Fracture   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 120'   
Just Another Pretty Face   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Spud Meets Hammerhead   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Spud Meets Hammerhead 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  ID : City of Rocks : ... : Parking Lot Rock - East
This is the first sport route to the right of "Just another Pretty Face" on the East side of Parking lot rock. The climb trends right with some fun fiction moves with palming and underclings. The climb eases for a few moves. The crux is at the bulge above. It can be climbed on the left with poor feet. A fun variation goes to the right with interesting underclings. Moderate climbing leads to the anchor....[more]   Browse More Classics in ID

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