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McCall Area Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 5,000'
Location: 44.9176, -116.0981 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

This area is loaded with great rock. Best climbing season is may to late september. The potential for new routes is great.

Getting There 

To get to McCall get on Scenic I-55 untill you reach the town of McCall. Other areas directions will be listed under each area.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.4 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',2],['5.10',3],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in McCall Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for McCall Area:
Regular Route   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 8 pitches, 1000'   Slick Rock
Memorial Route (aka Caudill Queen King Route *original name*)   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 9 pitches, 1000'   Slick Rock
Scenic Traction   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a R     Trad, 7 pitches, 1100'   Slick Rock
Fire on the Mountain   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 2 pitches, 141'   The Thinking Spot
Slippery Slope   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, Sport, 9 pitches, 800'   Slick Rock
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Featured Route For McCall Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Slick Rock

Regular Route 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  Idaho : West Idaho : ... : Slick Rock
Can be pitched out however you want. I've done it in 10 pitches and I've also done it in 6 with a 70m rope to it's full capacity on every pitch. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Idaho

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By Neil Crowson
From: Salt Lake City, Utah
Aug 3, 2014
So McCall climbing people, what's up with the awesome alpine ridge with a 300 foot head wall about 3 miles past slick rock! I just soled the path of least resistance today. But with a partner gear food and some psyche there could be a pretty good little climb past slick rock. Inquiries hit me up.

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