Morning Glory Spire Rock Climbing
|GPS:||42.083, -113.721 Google Map · Climbing Area Map|
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|Shared By:||Nathan Fisher on Jul 26, 2004|
|Admins:||GRK, Eric Bluemn, Mike Engle|
Please be respectful of the land owner's wishes and do not climb or hike here until further notice. This includes White Lightning, Skinner Roof, Weather Wall, Yellow Wall, Larry's Annihilation, Needle Rock, Mississippi Fred's, and Secret Tom's. Park officials and CRAG are working to regain access to this valuable climbing resource. Be patient and check back for updates.
(2) No trash cans anywhere in City of Rocks: urlzs.com/c4eZH
(3) HIGHLINING IS PROHIBITED
By the authority of the park manager, Highlining at City of Rocks National Reserve and Castle Rocks State Park is temporarily prohibited as of August 28, 2019.
The park(s) is reviewing highlining activities. Here are Google Drive links to the closure and the updated Code of Regulations for CIRO. drive.google.com/open?id=1y… and drive.google.com/open?id=1Y…
This spire sits SSE of Parking Lot Rock, and has about 15 routes. Most of the climbs are on the NW to SW faces though the excellent Morning Glory is a 3 pitch climb on the east face. Climbs range in difficulty from 5.8 to 5.12c. Skyline, Strategic Defense, Power Tools, and Crack of Doom all are classics.
Classic Climbing Routes at Morning Glory Spire
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