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BLM Rock - West Corridor Rock Climbing 


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Jake reaching the start of the crack section.

Description 

On the way to Suncup Slab below the North Sister and just a short hike up from the Twin Sisters campsites numbers one through four sits the BLM Rock. The sheltered corridor makes a needed escape from the sun and houses technical sport climbs, some crack climbs, and some mixed gear routes.

According to the City of Rocks Idaho guide by Dave Bingham, the rock is named for Jay Goodwin, the first climbing ranger at the City in the 80's.

Getting There 

A short hike up from the walk-in and drive up sites at the Twin Sisters.

Climbing Season

For the City of Rocks area.

Weather station 14.6 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',4],['5.11',1],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in BLM Rock - West Corridor

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for BLM Rock - West Corridor:
Where Rangers Retire   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Jennilyn toproping Where Rangers Retire.

Where Rangers Retire 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Idaho : City of Rocks : BLM Rock - West Corridor
Starting from the top of a nearby boulder (or, alternatively, pursuing a 5.0 chimney), clip the first bolt into a crimpy and difficult start. Vertical crimp management ensues between healthily spaced bolts. The end verges into slightly R arete terrain that is easy....[more]   Browse More Classics in Idaho

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