Access Issue: Red Rock RAIN AND WET ROCK: The sandstone is fragile and is very easily damaged when wet. Details

Description

This is an area of cliffs a few hundred yards east of Lotta Balls, on the south side of the canyon.

Getting There

Follow the First Creek trail into the mouth of the canyon. A few hundred yards before reaching the Lotta Balls Wall is the actual Mudterm cliff. It is a small white outcrop above an area of pink rock. There are many broken buttresses and ribs nearby.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Mudterm Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Moody's Move
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5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 15
Mudterm
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5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 12
Lucky Nuts
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5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 4
Critical Cams
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Moody's Move
 4
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Mudterm
 15
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Lucky Nuts
 12
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Critical Cams
 4
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
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John Wilder
Las Vegas, NV
John Wilder   Las Vegas, NV
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Red Arrow: Lucky NutsBlue Arrow: MudtermYellow Arrow: Critical Cams (.10+ OW)

Green Arrow: Rappel Station (single rope rappel) Apr 15, 2005
Lori
las vegas
Lori   las vegas
i give mud term four stars, and if you get your rope stuck you can scramble up the back and get it down. nice crack :)

bring a quick link and maybe you wont get your rope stuck Sep 27, 2007