A primarily bolted crag with a deep and rich history. Climbed in the late 60's by pioneer Greg Lowe, bold, traditional routes were first established, most of which were unrecorded and still rarely climbed.
Approach from the Circle Creek Overlook parking lot/TH. Follow the double track road passing through a gate and out to the center of North Fork Circle Creek. Building Blocks - East is the crag set near, dead-center.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Buiding Blocks - East:
Pinner Face 5.10a Sport, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Latter-Day Saints 5.11a Sport, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Techno-Weenie 5.11b Sport, 1 pitch, 70 feet
The Mechanic 5.12a Sport, 85 feet
Technicolor Arete 5.12b Sport, 1 pitch, 85 feet
Featured Route For Buiding Blocks - East
Techno-Weenie 5.11b ID : City of Rocks : ... : Buiding Blocks - East
This classic route packs a lot of good climbing in with four bolts. The face above looks blank and intimidating from below, but just enough holds appear to allow passage at a reasonable grade.Start by scrambling up to the horizontal crack system. Hand traverse to the right across the blank wall (gear) and engage the upper face. The crux comes after the third bolt and is a little heady since the feet disappear. Rap from the anchors above the arete....[more] Browse More Classics in ID