A crag with a number of great moderates, the west side of Parking Lot Rock is rarely missed. The more popular face of the formation, expect to wait a bit on a few of the classics. A great spot for all climbing styles, if you climb here expect to have an all-star day.
From the parking lot of the area, follow the trail dead-center to the crag.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Parking Lot Rock - West:
Solo Mission 5.7 Trad, 1 pitch, 180 feet
Norma's Book 5.7 Trad, 1 pitch, 180 feet
Road Rage 5.8 Trad, 1 pitch, 140 feet
Delay of Game 5.8 Sport, 1 pitch, 160 feet
Batwings 5.8+ Trad, 1 pitch, 180 feet
Pave Paradise 5.10- Trad, 1 pitch, 140 feet
Suburban Sprawl 5.10- R Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 140 feet
Batwings Direct 5.10b Sport, 1 pitch, 60 feet
No Parking 5.10c PG13 Trad, 2 pitches, 150 feet
Featured Route For Parking Lot Rock - West
Batwings 5.8+ ID : City of Rocks : ... : Parking Lot Rock - West
Batwings climbs the crack 15-20 feet right of Norma's book. The initial crack protects well and climbs easy, until you reach the horizontal crack. Place a cam in this crack and angle or traverse right. Aim for the crack just left of the roof. This crack takes hand jams like it was designes for them, and then turns vertical. It still takes the hand jams for a distance then thins out into 2 thin cracks. Take your pick, or use both and pop up onto the face. Find your moves and pick your prot...[more] Browse More Classics in ID