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Gold Finger Rock Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 7,800'
Location: 44.73277, -115.82764 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: WAGbag, Mike Engle, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Mike Engle on Sep 15, 2016
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Description 

One of the larger crags on the ridge is Gold Finger Rock. It has 8 routes that are 2 and 3 pitches in length.

Getting There 

The first rock encountered on the ridge is the Nugget. Continue up the ridge towards the summit. The next crag is Gold Finger Rock.

Climbing Season

For the West Idaho area.

Weather station 18.1 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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


Featured Route For Gold Finger Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking down p1. Excellent crystal knob slabbing.

Odd Job 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Idaho : West Idaho : ... : Gold Finger Rock
This is a fun route on good rock in a great location. It starts with friction slab, followed by sustained edging on protruding crystals, and crack climbing. The bolts are spaced enough to make things a bit spicy without being overly dangerous.Pitch 1: Start up the toe of the West Face of Goldfinger Rock, clipping spaced bolts for about 50m to a two bolt belay at a decent stance. This pitch is a foot workout!Pitch 2: Continue up above bolted belay, clipping ~4 bolts, and then work your way up the...[more]   Browse More Classics in Idaho

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