This south east facing rock bakes in the sun until early afternoon. On this rock is two deceptive routes that will spit climbers off if they don't respect it.
Most of Slap Rock is quality, yet the left side of the rock has large amounts of choss. There is some route potential to the left, but just not worth the cleaning and effort.
Slap Rock is located just to the right of the parking area for the boulder field. Approach is a whopping 60 seconds.
Climbing Season For the Reno and Carson City area.
Weather station 4.1 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Slap Rock
Go Ape Shit Everywhere But the Bedroom - Direct V6 7A NV
: Reno and Carson City
: ... : Slap Rock
Located in the obvious seam left of Belly of the Beast.Start with a right hand in a sloper sidepull and your left hand on a high pinch. Use high feet to reach a jug and continue up the seam and right side of the face to the high topout.Although the wall is featured, the slight overhang will spit off climbers that don't respect the route. Good feet and continuous core tension will give climbers this checkmark.Avoid holds in the light brown rock to the left of the seam, especially higher on the ro...[more] Browse More Classics in NV