Mudterm Area Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Mudterm Area
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This is an area of cliffs a few hundred yards east of Lotta Balls, on the south side of the canyon.
Follow the First Creek trail into the mouth of the canyon. A few hundred yards before reaching the Lotta Balls Wall is the actual Mudterm cliff. It is a small white outcrop above an area of pink rock. There are many broken buttresses and ribs nearby.
Weather station 1.4 miles from here
8 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Mudterm Area
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Mudterm Area:
Lucky Nuts 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 110'
Mudterm 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Featured Route For Mudterm Area
Goods Are Odd 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c NV
: Red Rock
: ... : Mudterm Area
We climbed this with a 50 meter rope. 1. Start 25' right of the crack on a nice face and trend right. Belay on a small ledge 5.5 120'2. Continue up trending right and belay on a huge boulder. 5.6 90'3. Move the belay to the right around the corner to the base of a wall. We unroped for this. 3rd class.4. Start up the wall below a seam and move through the roof. The pro is there but sparse and critical. Belay on a nice ledge below a chimney. This is a really good pitch. 5.8 90'5. Climb into ...[more] Browse More Classics in NV
Mudterm area. From the base.
BETA PHOTO: Mudterm Area Topo
By John Wilder
From: Las Vegas, NV
Apr 15, 2005
For the photo above:
Red Arrow: Lucky NutsBlue Arrow: MudtermYellow Arrow: Critical Cams (.10+ OW)
Green Arrow: Rappel Station (single rope rappel)
From: las vegas
Sep 27, 2007
i give mud term four stars, and if you get your rope stuck you can scramble up the back and get it down. nice crack :)
bring a quick link and maybe you wont get your rope stuck