Alcohol Wall Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Alcohol Wall is quite stout
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A great assortment of somewhat necky long one pitch routes that never see sun. Double rope raps all on routes.
From Lotta Balls move West and out on an exposed ledge system. Crossing the ledge can be a bit wet in places in the spring. The exposure is significant, the traverse across the ledge system is easy (no need to rope up).
Weather station 1.5 miles from here
5 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Alcohol Wall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Alcohol Wall:
Rob Roy 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 150'
Gin Ricky 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 180'
Mai Tai 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
R Trad, 1 pitch, 150'
Featured Route For Alcohol Wall
Rob Roy 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b NV
: Red Rock
: ... : Alcohol Wall
Start 20 feet below and 15 feet left of a left facing corner system. Use the big cams you've been carrying in your pack for the belay anchor on this large, albeit exposed ledge. Move up the right trending features past the first bolt to a roof formed by the start of the left facing hanging corner. A blue alien protects the entry into this corner (somewhat spicy to and past this point, PG-13). Let the fun continue as you move up this left facing corner for the remainder of the pitch. Once es...[more] Browse More Classics in NV
BETA PHOTO: Alcohol Wall, center. Lotta Balls Wall on the left...
By John Hegyes
From: Las Vegas, NV
May 14, 2009
Also known as Mysterious Amphitheater.