Juniper Canyon Rock Climbing
Juniper Canyon early in the AM.
|RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone in Red Rocks is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>|
This area has something for everyone. There are good moderate routes on the Rose Tower, Jackrabbit Buttress, and Brownstone Wall. Bigger routes are up at the Rainbow Wall and Cloud Tower.
The climbs in this area are most often approached from the Pine Creek parking lot. Follow the trail toward Pine Creek Canyon. Near the the mouth of the canyon, turn left (south) in the vicinity of the old homestead foundation. Cross the year-round stream and follow the trail up one long switchback to the rolling terrain along the base of the hillside. Climbs in the Rose Tower area depart westward fairly soon, but the trail continues all the way to the Juniper Canyon streambed for access to the Brownstone Wall and Rainbow Wall. Crimson Chrysalis and the Ginger Buttress are reached by crossing the streambed and climbing the steep hillside to the south.
Weather station 2.9 miles from here
98 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',10],['3 Stars',28],['2 Stars',39],['1 Star',15],['Bomb',1]
Classic Climbing Routes in Juniper Canyon
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Juniper Canyon:
Featured Route For Juniper Canyon
Jungle Wall 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c NV
: Red Rock
: ... : Jungle Wall
Jungle Wall is the second route on the wall climbers' right. The first bolt is about 25 feet off the deck but the climbing to get to it is easy. Climb up the wall for about 100 feet on 5.9 terrain until it starts getting thin and you're at the crux. Do some power slabbin for a few moves and catch a good rest.After the rest you're pretty much in there. Finish up on a little more friable rock and rap from the chains with two 60 meter ropes. ...[more] Browse More Classics in NV
By Nick Tripp
Mar 26, 2016
Found red climbing shoes sitting on a nice rock on the way out in juniper canyon around 11pm on 3/21. Message me 908-343-7885 with shoe info to claim them.