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Areas in 05-Sandstone Quarry

Asylum, the 0 / 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 3
Avian Wall 0 / 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 3
Beach, The 0 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2
Blister in the Sun 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Broast and Toast Wall 0 / 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 3
Bull Market 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Common Time 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Computer Virus Wall 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Front Slab 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0
Grindhouse, The 0 / 6 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 6
Hall of Fame 0 / 9 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 9
Holiday Wall 0 / 10 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 10
James Brown Area 0 / 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 3
Mass Production Wall, The 0 / 7 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 7
Numbers Crag, The 0 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 5
Parking Lot Area 11 / 42 / 5 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 56
Running Man Wall 7 / 11 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 16
Salt Factory, The 1 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2
Satellite Wall, The 0 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2
Secret 13 Wall, The 0 / 16 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 16
Sonic Youth Cliff 2 / 10 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 11
Trophy Wall, The 0 / 11 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 11
Vaya con Queso 0 / 1 / 0 / 4 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 5
Wake-Up Wall, The 6 / 23 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 28
Walrus, The 0 / 6 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 6
Access Issue: Red Rock RAIN AND WET ROCK: The sandstone is fragile and is very easily damaged when wet. Details

Description

An easily accessed area containing several different sub-areas. Climbs are mostly one pitch climbs and run the full gamut of ratings.

Running Man is the classic, but don't forget Chrysler Crack a long 5.9 offwidth/squeeze Chimney.

Getting There

Park at the Sandstone Quarry parking lot, a little way past the second pullout and, according to Swain, 2.7 miles along the loop road. Paths lead west, north and east to the sub-areas.

208 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at 05-Sandstone Quarry

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 293
Man's Best Friend
Sport 2 pitches
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
 96
Long Walk Off Of a Short Pier
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 154
Skid Mark
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 99
Fall of Vegas
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 82
The Last Drag
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 204
Mic's Master
Sport
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 98
Spanky Spangler
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 220
Under the Boardwalk
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 149
Shut Up and Climb
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 61
When the Cat's Away
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 74
Pockets of Dirt
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 108
Running Man
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 82
Basement
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 83
Native Son
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 87
Sonic Youth
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Man's Best Friend Parking Lot Area > Front Corridor
 293
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport 2 pitches
Long Walk Off Of a Short Pier Parking Lot Area > Pier
 96
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Sport
Skid Mark Wake-Up Wall
 154
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Fall of Vegas Wake-Up Wall
 99
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
The Last Drag Wake-Up Wall
 82
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Mic's Master Wake-Up Wall
 204
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Spanky Spangler Wake-Up Wall
 98
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Under the Boardwalk Parking Lot Area > Pier
 220
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Shut Up and Climb Wake-Up Wall
 149
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
When the Cat's Away Holiday Wall
 61
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Pockets of Dirt Parking Lot Area > Front Corridor
 74
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Running Man Running Man Wall
 108
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad
Basement Parking Lot Area > Pier
 82
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Native Son Wake-Up Wall
 83
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Sonic Youth Sonic Youth Cliff
 87
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
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Rob Rice
Kansas City, Kansas
Rob Rice   Kansas City, Kansas
Found a red ATC-guide at the bottom of a gully on our way to Man's Best Friend. If yours, call me at 321-229-1705! Mar 29, 2016

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