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Buzzard Perch Rock Climbing 


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Description 

This rock is located to the east of Parking lot rock. Most of the routes are in the 5.11-12 range. The area classics are Terror in Tiny Town 5.11 and Fat Lip 5.12.

Getting There 

Follow the trail on the north side of Parking lot rock. This trail starts to angle north to the east side of Window rock. A well worn trail leads up to the base of Tiny Town.

Climbing Season

For the City of Rocks area.

Weather station 14.6 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',2],['5.12',2],['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 Buzzard Perch

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Buzzard Perch:
Terror of Tiny Town   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 90'   
Fat Lip   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: The crux..

Terror of Tiny Town 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Idaho : City of Rocks : Buzzard Perch
This is one of the top three 5.11 trad climbs at the City. The name is very fitting. The crux is protected by a #2 Lowe ball. Gear larger than 1/4 inch is not had until way after the crux. Start by face climbing past a bolt. (Stick clip?) Fire in some small bomber nuts, and stand up on the small ledge. Place you #2 ballnut which can be backed up with a #2 RP a little lower. A #.2 Camalot can be placed right after the crux lieback moves. Thin pro, tough placements,...[more]   Browse More Classics in Idaho

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