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
61 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',8],['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
Sensuous Mortician 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a NV
: Red Rock
: ... : Necromancer Wall
This is route "C" in the photo.Swain book says this is "one of the best moderate routes at Red Rocks". I would change that to "best moderate single-pitch routes", but it's still a very nice route. Very nice climbing. Starts in a fracture about 25 feet left of Fold Out. The fracture peters out about halfway up, follow it up and right onto a black streak where face climbing (small nuts in seams and slots) leads to the roof above - sort of wander for the easiest path. Juggy moves through the roof t...[more] Browse More Classics in NV