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|Type:||Trad, 150 ft (45 m)|
|FA:||Larry Scritchfield & Dave Bingham, 1985|
|Page Views:||694 total · 20/month|
|Shared By:||thehackattacks on Jan 12, 2019|
|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…
Here's what the First Ascentionist has to say: "Climb the mega-crack that widens to a chimney, ending with an au naturel belay atop of the huge pillar (no gear or bolts). Step across and climb 5.8 face with slung horns for pro. Suck it up, crybaby!"
(from "City of Rocks and Castle Rocks State Park--A climber's guide by Dave Bingham", Wolverine publishing)