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Red Springs Rock Lower Tier Rock Climbing 


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RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone in Red Rocks is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>

Description 

This is a excellent quick or "after-work" crag with a short approach and shade anytime after about noon! Rock quality varies highly between routes so be careful and these routes are NEVER crowded so go enjoy a day of good climbing.

Getting There 

Park in the Red Springs Parking area and head straight up the hill on the marked trail toward the first large vertical cliff facing east. This cliff is easy to identify by the vertical thin cracks heading up the face. This crag is the "lower tier" directly beneath the large cliff with the Classic Corner of Calico climb. Just look for three rounded cliffs with cracks through their center. Approach should take no more than 10 minutes at most.

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Weather station 0.4 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',2],['5.10',2],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['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 Red Springs Rock Lower Tier

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Red Springs Rock Lower Tier:
Shallow Fried Cracken   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Gold Bikini & Cinnamon Bun Hairdo   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Gold Bikini & Cinnamon Bun Hairdo 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13  NV : Red Rock : ... : Red Springs Rock Lower Tier
Surprisingly fun route with great moves and lots of varied climbing. This would be a pretty serious lead with some THIN gear placements. Starts with a boulder problem type start then moves left to the twin thin cracks/seams to the top of the cliff....[more]   Browse More Classics in NV

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