This is probably the most famous boulder at Kraft. There are usually climbers on it, or nearby, if the weather permits climbing. There are numerous problems on this one boulder including Classic Monkey (V5), Monkey Bar Traverse (V7), and Monkey Bar Direct (V9).
From the end of the paved road cross the wash and hike the established trails East (right) for about 10 minutes. The Monkey Bar boulder is the obvious round-shaped boulder to the right of the trail as the trail bends around the east side of Kraft mountain.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Monkey Bar Boulder:
Darwin Award V2 Boulder, 10 feet
Monkey Left V2 Boulder, 20 feet
Monkey Pinch V5 Boulder, 30 feet
Classic Monkey V6 Boulder, 8 feet
Monkey Bar Traverse V7 Boulder, 20 feet
Monkey Bar Direct V9 Boulder
Featured Route For Monkey Bar Boulder
Monkey Pinch V5 NV : Red Rock : ... : Monkey Bar Boulder
Start on the lowest jugs you can find on the left hand side of the scoop. Make thuggy (and very easy) moves up to a jug in the roof and hit two opposing sidepulls (right hand can be used as a pinch. A high foot helps the next move up and left go static and better holds follow. Keep it together for the moderate but tall topout and move along. A long arm span makes this problem considerably easier. Great boulder problem! ...[more] Browse More Classics in NV