Icebox Canyon Rock Climbing
Huge waterfall in Icebox Canyon on a rainy day, sp...
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This area contains excellent short routes on good varnished rock as well as longer routes. Many of the routes are shady, making this a good place to hide in warm weather.
Park at the Icebox canyon trailhead, just past Willow Spring on the loop road. Approaches start on a good trail leading south from the parking lot.
Weather station 4.0 miles from here
60 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',7],['3 Stars',27],['2 Stars',19],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Icebox Canyon
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Icebox Canyon:
Featured Route For Icebox Canyon
Frigid Air Buttress 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a NV
: Red Rock
: ... : Frigid Air Buttress
This route is guarded by the fearsome words "offwidth", "6-inch nuts", and "big pro". I'm probably ruining some big secret by saying that it's not at all fearsome - just lots of fun with a short approach, good pro, and big ledges at every belay.Approach via the Icebox Canyon trail. Cut over to the streambed at the confluence of the two forks of the canyon. This is a good place to leave your packs / shoes. Follow a faint path to an obvious flake just left of the toe of the buttress.P1 (190', ...[more] Browse More Classics in NV