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The Pearl Rock Climbing 

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Location: 36.15924, -115.41487 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Chris treggE on Nov 5, 2007

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The Pearl is a big block of sandstone with several V4 ish climbs on it. You walk right by the slightly overhanging east face on the main east-west trail. The Pearl V4 is the classic climb on the rock. It gets pretty hot in the summer as the sun hits it full force but cools off after the sun goes west. Not to be missed if you spend a day at the Kraft Boulders.

Getting There 

From the Cube (the first huge boulder you will walk by if you walk straight north from the road and parking) walk along the main trail heading generally east. It's past the Potato Chip boulder, another classic. Look for the chalked overhanging face as seen in the pic.

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.6 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Pearl

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Pearl:
The Spreader   V0 4     Boulder, 10'   
Northeast Face Center   V1 5     Boulder, 10'   
The Clam Bumper   V3 6A     Boulder, 10'   
Jenna's Jewelry   V3-4 6A+     Boulder, 10'   
The Pearl   V4-5 6B+     Boulder, 12'   
Pearl Necklace   V6 7A     Boulder   
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The Pearl is a classic line on The Pearl boulder. The face is slightly overhanging, and the start holds barely there. The regular start is standing up with left hand in a pocket and right hand lower on a ledgy crimp. It's really only a move or two depending on how you do it until you are home free. Descent is on the opposite side of the boulder....[more]   Browse More Classics in NV

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