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From Tom Moulin's recent bouldering guidebook, "Southern Nevada Bouldering": "Generally more featured than Joshua Tree, the water polished granite tends to be of good quality and often slick."

"There are two groups of boulders at Keyhole Canyon: the boulders in and around the mouth of the canyon proper and the Paiute boulders, located 0.5 miles south of the canyon proper."

Getting There 

Also from Tom Moulin's book: "From the interchange of I-515 and I-215 in the southeast corner of Las Vegas head south on I-515 for 8.9 miles to the junction of US93 and US95. Then take US95 south for 15.7 miles. After mile 47 turn left onto a dirt road. The dirt road climbs out of the shallow valley for 2.0 miles then meets a maintenance road below high-tension power lines. Take a right at the second dirt road below the power lines and follow this road for about 1.8 miles until it's possible to see Keyhole Canyon."

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Rock Climbing Photo: Fleur de Lis Boulder

Fleur de Lis V1 5  NV : Keyhole Canyon : Keyhole Canyon Bouldering
Fleur de Lis is the namesake problem of the Fleur de Lis boulder in Keyhole Canyon proper across from the Natural Selection/Adaptation Problems. Stand start with good holds at chest height and move right along the good crack while smearing feet. Walk-off to the right. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in NV

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