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Banner shield Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 7,500'
Location: 44.34992, -115.23568 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

South facing water washed granite. Not crowded but it is directly above Idaho highway21.

Getting There 

Drive west on highway 21, over banner summit from Stanley. It is on right side at mile marker 99. Alternatively drive east on 21 from low man and the wall becomes visible on left by marker 99.

Climbing Season

For the Central Idaho area.

Weather station 21.2 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Rock Climbing Photo: The shield as seen from highway 21. The flake roof...

Making America grope again 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b PG13  Idaho : Central Idaho : Banner shield
Three pitch friction slab with gear and bolts. Bolted on lead so not a sport route. Start middle of wall by an obvious pointy flake under an overlap roof. Flake offers sling pro before a bolt. Face moves past bolt to roof and gear2-3 Camelot and wire at lip. Pull around onto slab above. Shallow water runnels and good friction past 3 bolts takes you to a nice scoop and a DBB. 30m, 5.9. Pitch 2 is the money, climb up and right of belay small cam in slot up to an obvious vertical groove with a bolt...[more]   Browse More Classics in Idaho

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