Trip Report: City of Rocks

IDAHO – I might not be (as) scared of rock climbing now.

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A climbing vacation in the City of Rocks, some great company, and some grippy granite seemed to change something. 

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The trails to the crags, all flowers and textures.

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Prickly Pear.

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A day at nearby Castle Rocks.

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The camp-bound procession at day’s end.
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Meal preparation and happy hour under way.

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And the pleasure of climbing with Gray and Eloise Thompson, whose grace, skill, fitness, and pure enjoyment of the sport made a lasting impression.

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More on the City of Rocks: http://www.nps.gov/ciro/index.htm

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