Black Velvet Canyon Bouldering Rock Climbing
One of the best highballs anywhere. V2 crux at th...
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There is some fantastic bouldering to be found in Black Velvet, and it is well worth the drive and hike out. There are lots of good moderates in addition to a couple of mega-classics like Wet Dream (V12).
Park at the Black Velvet parking lot and walk up the trail towards the canyon. The trail will pass the Twin Towers boulders as well as a few others on the way into the canyon.
Climbing Season For the Black Velvet Canyon area.
Weather station 3.4 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Black Velvet Canyon Bouldering
Wet Dream Right V11 8A NV
: Red Rock
: ... : Black Velvet Canyon Boulder...
Probably one of the best boulder problems in Red Rock in my opinion. Crux is the opening moves. Sit start on two rounded crimps, moving up and right to better holds. At one point you get a sweet two finger lock to bump your other hand up to the lip. A V9 variation of Wet Dream Right can be done stand start on the jug. Bring plenty of pads for this one....[more] Browse More Classics in NV