Elevation: 2,500 ft
GPS: 36.167, -115.454 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Matt McMurray on Nov 8, 2006
Admins: Larry DeAngelo, Aaron Mc, Justin Johnsen
Access Issue: Red Rock RAIN AND WET ROCK: The sandstone is fragile and is very easily damaged when wet. Details

Description

This north-facing cliff offers several moderate climbs to warm-up on before hiking to the other nearby cliffs. There are also a selection of 5.12 climbs located at this cliff if you choose to stay here for the day. Most of the climbs are bolted sport routes, but there are a couple moderate single-pitch trad lines as well (5.8ish).

Getting There

The cliff is about a fifteen minute hike NW of the SQ parking lot. Follow the main trail until it veers into the wash. Pass by the large white boulder and continue on the main trail until you see a sign for Turtlehead Peak on the left. Take this left, and follow this trail about 250 yards and head up the mound of dirt. From atop this mound you will be able to see the white outcroppings on the left (west). Before the trail veers back into the wash go left across the white slabs and head toward the north-facing Wake-up wall. The face consists of the lighter colored sandstone and has the black patina varnish covering it.

28 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at The Wake-Up Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 125
Blame it on my ADD
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 226
Skid Mark
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 167
Fall of Vegas
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 128
The Last Drag
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 326
Mic's Master
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 81
The Last In Line
Sport
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 155
Spanky Spangler
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 62
On to the Next One
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 39
Too Few Years
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 242
Shut Up and Climb
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 76
Good Morning
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 130
Native Son
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 59
Angled Dangler
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 50
Where Egos Dare
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 80
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Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Blame it on my ADD
 125
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Skid Mark
 226
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Fall of Vegas
 167
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
The Last Drag
 128
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Mic's Master
 326
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
The Last In Line
 81
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Spanky Spangler
 155
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
On to the Next One
 62
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Too Few Years
 39
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Shut Up and Climb
 242
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Good Morning
 76
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Native Son
 130
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Angled Dangler
 59
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Where Egos Dare
 50
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Pain Check
 80
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
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