Avg: 1 from 2 votes
|Type:||Trad, 52 ft (16 m)|
|FA:||Mike and Janelle Anderson 2003|
|Page Views:||377 total · 6/month|
|Shared By:||Brian in SLC on Nov 12, 2016|
|Admins:||GRK, Eric Bluemn, Mike Engle|
The adjacent Castle Rocks State Park and the National Forest Service land to the north remains OPEN TO CLIMBING,
as does the nearby City of Rocks National Reserve.
(2) 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…
Arrest and/or hefty fines are likely if caught rock climbing with ropes and gear in the BLM land.
Please respect this closure to ensure access to the open climbing at Castle Rocks is not threatened.
See this link from the Access Fund for additional info and maps: accessfund.org/open-gate-bl…
The "Final Supplementary Rules for the Castle Rocks Land Use Plan Amendment Area, Idaho" is located in the Federal Registry. This document gives the details on the closure but doesn't provide a map. You can check it out here: federalregister.gov/documen…
Finger size-ish cracks and face climbing lead to the summit.
(Mike is the man in black...ha ha).
Climbs the first probable (ie, not severely overhanging) terrain to the right of Five Feet High and Rising.
Use Ring of Fire or another top anchor to get down.