West Car Body Canyon Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: West Car Body Canyon
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Car Body Canyon is located on the north side of the river. The west side of Car Body Canyon contains many fine sport and trad routes and gets morning sun/afternoon shade.
After turning around at the Sandy Point Beach turnoff the pullout for Car Body Canyon is located 1.2 miles back. The short approach follows a good trail to the base of the cliff and takes about 5 minutes or less.
Weather station 0.9 miles from here
24 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',12],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in West Car Body Canyon
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for West Car Body Canyon:
French Fried 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Pabst Smear 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Velcro Fly 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
The Throb 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Featured Route For West Car Body Canyon
Pabst Smear 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Idaho
: Black Cliffs
: West Car Body Canyon
Technical and sustained palming, smearing, and stemming. Don't underestimate the finish, this route doesn't let up until you are at the anchor!Apparently this route originally went on gear and was subsequently retro-bolted. Without the bolts the pro looked like it would be very thin and tricky! What a bold FA!...[more] Browse More Classics in Idaho