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Rabbit Rock - Southwest

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Go Spud Go! S 
Hyperspuds T,S 
No Satisfaction T 
Redtail S 
Roughleg T 
Seasonal Employment  T 
Spuds in the Gym S 
Sudden Pleasure S 

Rabbit Rock - Southwest Rock Climbing 

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Also called the Spud Wall or Cornerstone, the southwest face is the "golden goose" of Rabbit Rock. This crag has the goods! With over twice as many stars as there are routes, its almost impossible to leave this place sad. The lines here tend to be long, so be advised you may need double ropes, a 70 meter, or be on the watch for intermediate anchors.

Recommended Routes: All

Morning shade / Afternoon sun.

Getting There 

Follow the trail from the parking lot towards the east side (right) of Parking Lot Rock. Look for the right fork that crosses the creek and breaks back left towards the base.

Climbing Season

Weather station 14.4 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Rabbit Rock - Southwest

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Rabbit Rock - Southwest:
Redtail   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 150'   
Sudden Pleasure   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Hyperspuds   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Spuds in the Gym   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   
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Sudden Pleasure 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Idaho : City of Rocks : ... : Rabbit Rock - Southwest
THis route is located just left of Redtail. It climbs the arete just left of the black streak. Begin on block ten feet left of Red Tail. Do some slabby climbing through the first few bolts then clip up to the steep feature arete. Fight constant barn dooring as you pinch, lieback and edge your way to the chains. Might as well climb it. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Idaho

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