Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Lone Mountain

Select Area...
Cheap Beer Crag 
Suburban Crag 
Urban Crag 

Lone Mountain Rock Climbing 


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Elevation: 2,500'
Location: 36.23932, -115.31 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 11,014
Administrators: Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Francis Baker (fran) on Aug 22, 2006
Forecast:
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
BETA PHOTO: Lone Mountain crags from W. Alexander Rd.

Description 

A good little limestone sport climbing crag. It is a great option on cold windy days. The wall gets shade early and late. Routes range from 5.8 to 5.12. The area has two sections, an upper wall and the main wall.

Getting There 

Park at Lone Mountain Discovery Park, on Jensen north of Alexander.

Follow the trail up to a small cave continue around to another large cave like recess. This is Urban Crag.

Cheap Beer Crag is up another 200'.

Climbing Season



Weather station 8.4 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',2],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',2],['5.12',2],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Lone Mountain

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Lone Mountain:
Mud Tiger   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Sport, 1 pitch   Urban Crag
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in Lone Mountain

Featured Route For Lone Mountain
Rock Climbing Photo: on toprope

Navajo 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  NV : La Madre Range : ... : Urban Crag
A fun route that moves from more polished limestone to very sharp rock. As of December 2014, there is graffiti of a red heart at the start of the climb....[more]   Browse More Classics in NV

Photos of Lone Mountain Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Just one of the many fences when approaching from ...
Just one of the many fences when approaching from ...

Comments on Lone Mountain Add Comment
Show which comments
By Kurtz
Apr 11, 2016
CONDITION REPORT 
As of April 2016, there are fences that block access to Urban Crag from the Lone Mountain Discovery Park. Don't park there. Instead, park along the side of W. Alexander Rd., just west of N. Henson St. It's an easy walk down the groomed jogging trail to Urban Crag which can be seen from where you park.
By Teed
From: Mapleton
Jul 14, 2016
CONDITION REPORT 
All the fences are gone and access is easy by parking at the South end of Lone Mountain park.
By CmH
Jan 11, 2009
In case anybody's headed to the Rodeo Wall anytime soon.... lots of bees! Go there when it's cold... not warm.
By Anthony Baraff
From: Paris, France
Dec 10, 2009
What guidebook includes route information on Lone Mountain?

Did the legwork myself, aparently Islands in the Sky, by Dan McQuade, Randy Leavitt, and Mick Ryan as well as Las Vegas Limestone, by Roxanna Brock have info.
By Nate Farr
From: Flagstaff, AZ
May 8, 2013
Found an enormous nest of bees above the 12a on Gun Club's R wall today. Steer clear...
By polishbob
Jan 4, 2015
Fun place to visit, but most of the bolts are pretty high, with a possibility of busting your feet, if you slip off before clipping one. Kind of silly if you ask me.

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!