Elevation: 2,988 ft
GPS: 43.532, -116.075 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Russell Fogle on Oct 20, 2013 · Updates
Admins: Eric Bluemn, Mike Engle
Access Issue: Seasonal raptor closures. 4/7/21 update: Scary Canyon, Wailing Wall, Iron Man Wall, and East Carbody Canyon are closed for raptor activity. Details

Description

After making the U-turn at the dam this is the first canyon on the right. It is south facing with mostly moderate sport climbs. There is a small area to pull out and park on the shoulder of the highway.

Getting There

After making the U-turn at Discovery Park it is .7 miles back towards Boise.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Scary Canyon

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 7
Simple Physics
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 3
Allison Wonderland
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 3
Boise Gunfighter
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Simple Physics
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5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Allison Wonderland
 3
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Boise Gunfighter
 3
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
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