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The Slab  

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Submitted By: Tom Lausch on Nov 28, 2012  with updates from Nicholas Gillman

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Located a couple hundred yards left of the Tuna and Chips wall The Slab is exactly as it sounds, a slab. There are multiple beginner sport routes here. Most can be top-roped without leading. The area gets decent shade in the afternoon and is a good finish to the Chips and Salsa wall.

Getting There 

Go left and down from the First Pullout parking lot. Visible on your right as you come up past the Tiger Stripe Wall you will see the wash/gully leading to Tuna and Chips Wall and in the foreground will be the Slab (framed by the the large cave in the top center of the wall and the water streak at far right).

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.7 miles from here

8 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Slab:
Smear Campaign   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
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The Slab 1 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a  NV : Red Rock : ... : The Slab
Formerly top rope only this route had 5 bolts added to it at some point in its history.With better rock quality than some of its neighbors its a solid beginner route....[more]   Browse More Classics in NV

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By Nicholas Gillman
From: Las Vegas
Jul 4, 2015
Replaced my original beta/topo pic with an updated high res version (the max MP allows) in hopes of greater clarity on the app / tablets ect...Cheers.
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