The primarily east facing portion of Elephant Rock is the most popular and most populated section of the formation. With two of the most classic lines at the City, and basically no approach, its no surprise why its difficult to be alone here.
Take Emery Canyon Road north until you reach the remarkable and unmistakable Elephant Rock. Park at the pullout and follow the well formed trail to the base. Be mindful not to block the gate on the right of the lot.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Elephant Rock - East:
Wheat Thin 5.7 Trad, 1 pitch, 120 feet
Columbian Crack 5.7 Trad, 1 pitch, 150 feet
Sinsemilla 5.8 X Trad, 1 pitch, 100 feet
Rye Crisp 5.8 Trad, 1 pitch, 120 feet
Just Say No 5.9- PG13 Sport, 1 pitch, 100 feet
The Pygmies Got Stoned 5.10a Sport, 1 pitch, 90 feet
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Columbian Crack 5.7 ID : City of Rocks : ... : Elephant Rock - East
Aaahh, the good stuff! This crack is good, and long! On the east side of Elephant Rock is the fence marking private property. Forty feet past the fence is a large boulder which forms a chimney with the face. There is a nice hand crack coming down into this chimney but not all the way to the ground. This is the Columbian Crack.Start up the chimney toward the crack. A good option for protecting this start is to go around to the east side of the boulder before you start up and toss yo...[more] Browse More Classics in ID